Ouray Ice Park: Kids’ Climbing College

Saturday, February 03, 2018 10am – 2pm

Location: Ouray Ice Park – Kids’ Ice Wall

The Kids Climbing College (KCC) is be a free opportunity for kids ages 7-17 to try the exciting sport of ice climbing. Held annually at the Ouray Ice Park Kids Wall, The KCC is a super fun way for youths to get a taste of this great local winter sport. The Kids Wall is a specially developed 40-foot high, 140-foot wide slab of ice located on top of the ice park with easy walking access. It features a dozen different routes with various levels of difficulty for all the kids.

The KCC is first-come-first-serve, 10am – 2pm. San Juan Mountain Guides will provide harnesses, helmets, boots, crampons, and ice tools. Participants should bring: an adult to sign paperwork, warm clothes, gloves, winter boots/ski boots and warm hat (ski clothes work well for climbing). Participant’s families should park in the designated Ice Park Parking areas and walk up to the Kids Wall.

More Info: https://mtnguide.net/ouray-ice-climbing/more-ice-climbing/kids-ice-climbing/