This 2-day skills intensive ice climbing camp takes place in the historic town of Ouray, CO … and is FOR LADIES ONLY!!! By day you will join CBMG guide Amy Stevens and other women participants for a fun and informative weekend of ice climbing instruction in a supportive, nurturing and challenging environment … by night you’ll enjoy Ouray’s restaurant scene, nightlife, and hot springs back at the lodge!
This beginner level clinic will be broken down into 2 full days:
-Ice climbing gear familiarity
-Rope work, how and where to belay
-Basics of ice climbing movement (swinging, kicking, how to “read” ice, etc.)
-Climbing on easy ice routes at the Ouray Ice Park!
-Setting up anchors for top rope
-Techniques for climbing steeper ice
-Introduction to placing ice protection
-Climbing more routes at the Ouray Ice Park!
Lodging discounts, complete with hot springs, are available for participants (please inquire with our office for lodging details)