Project Description

Ouray Ice Park – Half Day

The Ouray Ice Park is the winter climbing paradise for any and everyone. Never tied into a rope? Looking to climb your most difficult mixed route? Our guides have an intimate knowledge of the Park and can help you with whatever goals you have.

7:30am-12pm or 12pm-4:30pm

1 person: $325
2 people: $220 per person
3 people: $170 per person
4 people: $145 per person

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  • Intro Ice Climbing Course in the Ouray Ice Park


Half Day Ice Climbing for Beginners

In our half day guided ice climbing program for beginners you will get a taste of ice climbing in the world famous Ouray Ice Park.  You will learn to swing the ice tools, kick the crampons, and climb a frozen wall of ice!  Most participants will typically climb 2-4 routes in the half day program. This program caters to beginners and no previous experience is required.

Half Day Ice Climbing for Intermediate-Advanced Climbers

If you have previous ice climbing experience, our half day program for intermediate-advanced climbers is a great way to tune up your skills and experience the Ouray Ice Park. We can help you refine your swing, dial in your body positioning, and improve your efficiency.  This program is a great way to check out the Ouray Ice Park and further your skills in just a half day.


Group Size

This is a private program, no one else will be paired with your party. If your group is larger than 4, we apply a group discount and additional guides are added to keep the guest to guide ratio at 4:1 or lower.

Time and Place

This trip meets at our office at 480 Main Street in Ouray at 7:30am or 12:30pm depending on if you’ve selected morning or afternoon.

Getting to Ouray

Details on lodging/shuttles. We provide transportation from the office to the Ice Park on the day of your trip.