Rockies Ice Specialists
Box 8368, Canmore, AB
403-678-1181 | Website
If you’re an extreme sports enthusiast looking for some excitement and a new experience, try out ice climbing. Rockies Ice Specialists can provide you with safe guiding to some of the best spots that the mountains have to offer.
Profile Last Updated: March 25, 2009
Rockies Ice Specialists are based in the beautiful town of Canmore, right in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. They offer certified, professional guides and professional sponsored climbers. They focus only on waterfall ice climbing and also offer a staff of experienced coaches and instructors to help teach beginners to let experts refine their techniques. They’ve had eight seasons of success in guiding people over challenging and demanding routes.
All Levels Welcome
They welcome everyone from seasoned pros to absolute beginners and at all times they ensure that your safety is paramount while you enjoy the beauty and exhilaration of waterfall climbing. They customize the experience to suit your needs. You can pick dates that are convenient, all of the climbing gear is provided free of charge and they can arrange accommodation, transportation and food for you if that’s part of what you need for the ideal ice climbing experience.
Learn to Climb
Of course, they won’t send you in blind if you’ve never had experience with ice climbing. The professional instructors will teach you how to use all the equipment in a safe (flat) environment; first of all and as you learn, you can start climbing the pitches. All of the instruction is tailored and personalized and as long as you’re fit enough to climb a ladder, you can climb on ice. All of the equipment is provided so you just need to learn and begin your ice climbing adventures.