Lake City Ice Climbing Clinic

Elevate your ice climbing skills in this clinic with Apex


  • February 6-7, 2014
  • February 27-28, 2014


2 days, 1 night


  • Lake City Ice Park, Lake City, CO


  • Per person, per day, per guide. Max ratio 1:5.
  • 154 (5p)
  • 166 (4)
  • 186 (3)
  • 227 (2)
  • 350 (1)


One of Five

Experience Level

Beginner to Advanced

Apex is pleased to announce it’s newest Ice Climbing excursion for 2014 : a 2 day clinic held at the Lake City Ice Park in southwestern Colorado.

The Lake City Ice Park offers incredible access to ice climbing on beautiful blue ice falls right outside historic Lake City.  These climbs range height from 60-100 feet and present a perfect opportunity to elevate your ice climbing skills.

This 2 day clinic will cover a host of ice climbing topics including:

  • proper use of gear
  • rope management
  • advanced technique
  • anchor building
  • belay technique
  • leading strategies


Choose #1 recommended Apex. Satisfaction guaranteed.

Advanced reservations are recommended, not required. Some personal gear provided by recipient(s); see the gear list tab above.

Ready to sign up? To register, click the Book It tab above. You may also call (970) 949-9111 or use our contact page.

What to bring:

  • Beacon required (rental available)
  • *No cotton – cotton does not wick moisture or insulate when wet.
  • Synthetic or wool long underwear bottom (thin)
  • Synthetic or wool long sleeve top (medium)
  • Mid layer top and bottom
  • Synthetic or wool socks
  • Winter jacket
  • Insulated “Puffy” Jacket
  • Snow pants
  • Warm gloves or mittens
  • Hat and neck gaiter or balaclava
  • Goggles or sunglasses
  • Small day pack
  • Water bottle
  • Food

You may also want to consider:

  • Hand warmers
  • Hot liquid
  • Gaiters
  • Extra gloves
  • Lip balm
  • Sunscreen
  • Water bottle insulator
  • Camera

APEX Provides:

  • Boots
  • Crampons
  • Ice Axes
  • Helmet
  • Harness (42''/44'' max)

Participant Forms:

If you wish to complete your participant forms in advance, download and print out the pdf below. Complete both pages for each participant, and give to your guide at the beginning of your trip.


Click the button below to view our terms, conditions and cancellation policy.


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