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2-Day Intro to Ice Climbing

Women's Intro to Ice Climbing

Photo courtesy of Brandon Mathis
Photo courtesy of Brandon Mathis

We're headed to Ouray for two days of ice climbing. Want to join? For beginning women/female identifying ice climbers, this two-day guided clinic will set you up with the basic skills to pursue your own adventures. We're partnering with Backcountry Experience, Iris Alpine, Petzl, and La Sportiva to help break the barriers in accessing a new sport this winter.


February 9-10, 2022

Meet n' greet + gear pickup at Backcountry Experience in Durango on February 8, 5:30 pm


Ouray Ice Park


You and three other Durango women ready to get after it

How much:

$470 per person, for 2-days ice climbing + 1 night stay in Ouray

What's included:

2 Days of Guided Climbing in the Ouray Ice Park with Iris Alpine

4:1 Guest to Guide Ratio

Ice Climbing Gear: Harness, Helmet, Ice Tools, Technical Ice Climbing Boots, Crampons (if you have your own personal gear, please bring)

1 Night Accommodation in Ouray, provided by Backcountry Experience

On-site trip photographer - Brandon Mathis of Mathis Mountain Media

Not Included:

Meals and Personal Snacks

Transportation to/from/while in Ouray (we'll discuss carpooling)

Personal Climbing Clothing

Guide Gratuity

Travel Insurance (highly recommended!)

Incurred costs by leaving a trip early

Incurred costs as a result force majeure

Photo courtesy of Brandon Mathis
Photo courtesy of Brandon Mathis

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