Scheduled Course - Mixed Ice Climbing Clinic

Mixed Ice Climbing:

Practice the emerging art of mixed ice and rock climbing with experienced UMA guides. Learn the use of ice tools and crampons on dry rock intermixed with frozen icicles. Some mixed climbs include both mediums, while other "dry-tooling" lines are composed entirely of rock.

  • Be introduced to the fun new world of winter ice and rock "cragging"
  • Dry-tooling routes often stay "in" even when ice melts
  • Get fully "pumped" even as you learn techniques to get less pumped
  • Skills translate well to mixed alpine terrain on high peaks
  • Build your foundation for mixed routes in Alaska, Himalayas, etc.

How to Register:

Dry tooling on a mixed ice route in Provo Canyon

Dry tooling on a mixed ice route in Provo Canyon

Photo by Higinio Gonzalez

Course Details

2018-19 Dates

Dec 22, 2018 Saturday
Jan 6, 2019 Sunday
Jan 27, 2019 Sunday

Duration

8 am - 4 pm

Location

Salt Lake City, Utah

Fee

$219 per person plus tax

UMA reserves the right to cancel or shorten the clinic if fewer than 2 participants register.

Level

Intermediate to advanced. Ice climbing experience required. Rock experience recommended.

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Utah Mountain Adventures

P.O. Box 521809

Salt Lake City, Utah 84152-1809

Phone: (801) 550 3986

Fax: (801) 486 8505

Email: uma@utahmountainadventures.com

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