Ice Climbing
Positive Energy Outdoors offers personalized, small group ice climbing instruction and guiding in Duluth and on the North Shore of Lake Superior for beginning to advanced climbers. EXPERT CLIMBING GUIDES. EXPERIENCED INSTRUCTORS. GREAT TIMES. Take an adventure of a lifetime with expert climbing guides and picturesque river and Lake Superior views. Ice climbing sites include Casket Quarry in Duluth, Gooseberry Falls State Park, the Cascade and Devil Track Rivers on the North Shore of Lake Superior, and Robinson Park in Sandstone. Positive Energy Outdoors provides ice climbing guiding and instruction 7 days a week. Ice climbing season runs from December-mid-March. Call about conditions if you are in the area during the beginning or end of the season. Minimum age for ice climbing is 10. Most climbing sessions begin at 8 a.m., as climbing sites are first come-first served. During our customized half day (4 hour) or full day (6 hour) ice climbing sessions you will: Receive an introduction that includes a safety and gear overview, climbing and belaying technique and coaching, and an introduction to anchor set up. More experienced climbers can explore topics including intermediate and advanced climbing technique, self rescue skills, rappelling, and anchor building instruction. Hear stories about the unique natural and geological history of the region and the rocks/ice you are climbing on from Blake Cazier, one of the region's most experienced climbing guides. Experience for yourself why Duluth and the North Shore attract climbers from around the world! Advance reservations are required, as space is limited and climbing sessions often sell out quickly. To maximize your chances of getting the day and time you prefer, please book well in advance. Ice Climbing Rates: Half Day (3 hours), minimum charge of $350 for up to 2 people, $150/additional person; Full Day (6 hours), minimum charge of $550 for up to 2 people, $250/additional person, which includes boot rental, crampons, harness, helmet, and ice tools. Rental equipment (boots, crampons, ice tools) is also available for $25/person/day.

218.391.0147 or 218.428.5990

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