This one-day course is a introduction to waterfall ice climbing and general mountaineering. It is best suited for novice winter climbers. The first half of the day will be spent learning about the equipment, crampons, ice axes, anchors and belays. The second half of the day will be spent climbing to gain a practical appreciation for efficient movement over moderately angled snow and ice terrain. IMCS provides all technical gear. Course participants will need to provide a day pack and appropriate clothing.

This course meets at 8:30 AM weekdays and 8:00 AM weekends and Holidays.

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