Upstate NY Guided Ice Climbing

Learn to Ice Climb with a Guide in New York for During This Full Day Adventure

1 Participant Included - Add More?

About This Experience

General Information hide

Learn to Ice Climb at one of the major climbing areas of North America, the Catskill Mountains. Located approximately 100 miles north-northwest of New York City and forty miles southwest of Albany, the Catskill Mountains are one of the premier Ice Climbing destinations in the Country.

You will meet with your knowledgeable and friendly guide in New Paltz, NY. You will then be escorted to the perfect climbing location for the day and your skill level. From beginner to advanced, there is terrain to suit an incredible outdoor adventure. You will then spend the day learning how to climb or perfecting your existing skills.

This exciting Ice Climbing Lesson is the perfect experience gift for all levels, from the first timer through advanced climbers. So whether you're looking for an intro to climbing or to brush up on your mountaineering skills, your Climbing Guide will show you the ropes and have you off of the ground in no time!

Where It's Located hide

  • Upstate New York (Ice Climbing), New York

Who Is Included hide

The Upstate NY Guided Ice Climbing Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for one participant, unless you add an additional participant onto the certificate. You may be joined by up to 3 additional participants.

This experience is not suitable for non-paying guests.

When It Is Offered hide

The Guided Ice Climbing In The Gunks is offered seven days a week December thru February, subject to availability. The experience begins at 9:00 AM.

How Long Is It hide

The Gunks Ice Climbing Adventure has a clinic time of 8 hours and a total duration of approximately 8½ hours.

Weather hide

The Guided Ice Climbing In Upstate NY may be rescheduled by the Instructor due to high winds, heavy rain, fog or other inclement weather.

What To Wear hide

Please wear flexible and comfortable clothing appropriate for the outdoors. Jeans are not recommended.

Additional Information hide

All necessary gear is included: shoes, harness, helmet and belay device. Please bring a lunch, and lots of water or sports drinks (at least 2 quarts), sunscreen, insect repellent, and are hat is also a good idea. Bring along a small to medium sized backpack to carry it all in, and don't forget your camera! (Transportation to The Gunks is not provided.)

All Instructors are experienced climbers. Instructors are with the students at all times. Guide gratuity is not included; gratuities for rock climbing guides are customary and typically range from 15-20% of the total trip cost.

Participants are required to sign a Liability Release Form. If the participant is under the age of 18 a parent or guardian will need to sign the form prior to participation.

Participants are required to pay a $15.00 per person entrance fee into the Mohonk Preserve will be required on the day of the experience.


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Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for Upstate NY Guided Ice Climbing Experience require seven (7) days advance notice.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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