Festiglace 2015


Competitions (Saturday Feb. 14th)

  • Each event is limited to the first 18 paid participants
  • Cost includes both Difficulty and Speed events
    • $30 until Feb. 8, 2015
    • $40 after Feb. 8, 2015

Ice Climbing Clinics (Sunday Feb. 15th)

  • Cost: $25 for members / $45 for non members for each clinic


Saturday – February 14
Ice climbing competitions

11 am to 4 pm:

The North Face Difficulty Competition
a) Difficulty – Women
b) Difficulty – Men (Categories A & B)

The Mountain Equipment Co-op Speed Competition
a) Speed – Women
b) Speed – Men

Awards and prizes

6 pm: Supper and an evening with friends for participants and volunteers.

Sunday – February 15

Ice Climbing Clinics


Novice Clinic (9:00 am – 12:00 pm)

  • Not a climber yet or you want to improve climbing skills? This clinic is for you.
  • Learn how to belay, and tie in
  • Learn or improve your climbing techniques including:
    • Advancing on the ice
    • Footwork
    • Tool placement.
  • Limited to 8 participants
  • Cost:$25 for members / $45 for non members

Advanced Clinic (1:00 pm – 4:00 pm)

  • This is a clinic for experience climbers who want to gain knowledge in lead climbing.
  • Learn how to set ice screws, rope management and anchors.
  • Limited to 9 participants
  • Cost:$25 for members / $45 for non members

Be there 30 minutes prior to the start of the clinic to gear up

If you don’t have your own climbing equipment we have everything you need on site.

Dress appropriate for the weather conditions.