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Ice Climbing in Canada

Discover Canada’s majestic winter landscapes from its frozen waterfalls and epic icefalls!

Explore the remote and stunning scenery of the Canadian backcountry. Heading out into the mountainous wilderness of the world’s second largest country opens up near endless ice climbing possibilities. Compare and book a certified guide for your trip on Explore-Share.com: 1500+ guides, 70+ countries and more than 8000 different programs to choose from. Take a pick from our selection of Ice Climbing trips in Canada. The mountains are calling!

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There are many reasons for choosing Ice Climbing in Canada

Canada is a beautiful part of the world, especially its mountainous areas, which are home to the country’s top ice climbing spots. As you make the hiking approach to your climbing destination enjoy the sights, scents and sounds of the evergreen forests, turquoise blue lakes and majestic snow-capped mountains. Breathe the fresh air and enjoy nature in all of its glory.


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Best time to visit:

November to April


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What’s the weather like?

During the winter, you can expect freezing temperatures and snow from November until March, with temperatures frequently falling well below freezing. Snow is not uncommon throughout the winter season

How to get there?

For ice climbing in Canada, you will likely fly into the international airports in Calgary (YYC) or Vancouver (YVR). From here it is easiest to rent a car to get to your final destinations, although transport by both bus and rail are also possible

More info about Ice Climbing in Canada:

Boasting beautiful and varied landscapes, Canada is a veritable paradise for ice climbers. Outside of the aforementioned areas, Canada is home to numerous ice climbing hot spots. Way up in the north of the country, in the Yukon Territory, the ice climbing season even extends for another couple of months. Kluane National Park and Reserve, which is home to some of the tallest peaks in the country, boasts numerous excellent ice climbing opportunities. Mount Logan, which is Canada’s tallest mountain, boasts probably the best alpine wall climb in North America on its eastern ridge. Certainly a worthy challenge for competent climbers

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