Saturday Clinics

8:00 AM - Welcome Climbers

ALL COURSES meet at IME on 2733 Main Street in North Conway Village for gear checks, outfitting, and clinic orientation. Climbers should provide a day pack, water, food for the day, appropriate clothing and transportation (car pooling may be an option).

Saturday Afternoon and Evenings

Soup from & beer from Tuckerman Brewery at IME from 3:30-5:00 pm. 7pm at Theater In The Wood for presentations. See the Shows page for full details.

Registration & Policies

Please visit the Registration & Policies page for info on signing up, deposits, payment, and cancellations.

  • All
  • Avalanche Course
  • Ice Climbing
  • Mixed Climbing
  • Mountaineering
Katie Bono Climbing at the 2018 Ouray Ice Festival Mixed Climbing Competition

NEW! Mixed Climbing Advanced


NEW! Women’s Learn to Lead (Two Day Clinic)


Ice Climbing 101


Intro to Steep Ice


Ice Climbing for Rock Climbers


Steep Ice -Intermediate


Thin Ice


Mixed Climbing


Women’s Ice Climbing


College Ice Climbing Clinic


Learn to Lead (Two-Day Clinic)

Get all caught up and up to speed on your snow and ice anchors!

Snow and Ice Anchors Clinic


Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue (Two-Day Clinic)


AIARE Level I Avalanche Course (Three day course)

Clinic Notes

Our Ice Fest clinics have an average 4:1 client to guide ratio. Please note that each course requires a minimum of 3 participants, for smaller groups standard rates may apply. All Ice Fest courses must be paid in full at the time of reservation. Please see our Registration & Policies page. Regular clinics are $195 per day, book 2 or more days for $185 per day.