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3-day advanced ice climbing course in Banff, Canada

Spend 3 unforgettable days in the Rocky Mountains with this advanced ice climbing course in Banff in the company of a certified mountain guide.

Mountain RangeRockies
Duration3 days
Offer periodJan, Feb, Mar, Dec
Type of tripGroup

Description

Join me in this fantastic 3-day ice climbing course in Banff, in the Canadian Rockies! It will be an unforgettable and luxurious trip in this ice climber’s paradise.

Also, the amount of terrain in Banff is unimaginable! But, most important, you will learn new ice climbing skills. First, for a day or two, we will go top-roping. Then, we will try a longer ice route. And if you want to add extra days to the itinerary, that is also possible.

As this is an advanced level course, belay skills are required.

During this 3 days ice climbing course in Banff, we will have or own comfortable home. We will share accommodations, as this is a group experience. Therefore, we will make decisions together. I will do my best to meet everyone’s needs, as this is your trip!

Also, we will have our own vehicle. Besides, we will have plenty of time to enjoy meals and relax at night.

Throughouth this 3-day ice climbing course in Banff you will learn the following:

  • Belay techniques
  • Steep ice climbing techniques
  • Rope handling and belay stance techniques
  • A and V-Thread anchors
  • Ice tool and crampon techniques
  • Rappelling from Ice Climbs
  • Ice Screw Placements
  • Mock-Leading
  • Ice Screw Anchors

It will be a great experience in the amazing Rocky Mountains in Canada!

So contact me if you want to join me in this advanced ice climbing course in Banff. I will be happy to answer your questions and start planning your trip!

More info

Group maximum size: 8 people The price also includes: Meals at night Kaf Resources Ropes Ice Tools Ice Screws Crampons Helmet Harness Required Equipment: Ice Tools Crampons Helmet Climbing boots Appropriate layers If you need any gear, I offer full service rentals. Ages 18+ for adult courses or 16+ with consent from a guardian and Kaf approval. 12-18 for youth courses.

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Transportation and times will be coordinated by email when the pre-trip announcement is sent to all registrants.

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Itinerary

Day 1: Learning new skills

Today you will learn new skills and the basics:crampons, ice tools, and how to use them both while top-roping on moderate ice climbsI will teach you also about ice screws and anchors.

Day 2: Into steeper terrain

Today we will venture into steeper terrain and you will put what you learned into practice. The basic building blocks of ice climbing will be utilized here. And while your confidence progresses with your skills, you will be able to try some mock leads as you practice your anchor construction and ice screw placement.

Day 3: Climbing and feedback

Today we will go ice climbing and we will also examine the last couple of days. I will offer you feedback about next steps in climbing and other educational courses you may be interested at.


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Prices per person

Group of 1

USD 1547 each

Group of 2

USD 1547 each

Group of 3

USD 1547 each

Group of 4

USD 1547 each

Group of 5

USD 1547 each

Group of 6

USD 1547 each

Group of 7

USD 1547 each

Group of 8

USD 1547 each

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Price includes

• Guiding fee

• Accommodation


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