Ouray Ice Climbing Trip

Learn the basics of ice climbing at one of the world's best ice climbing parks. Home to the famous Ouray Ice Festival, Ouray boasts some of the most spectacular waterfall ice climbing in the west. Participants can expect a lot of hands on experience and personalized instruction. All this made possible through the support of key vendors Black DiamondPetzl, and Camp. Participants will have the opportunity to use some of the best ice climbing gear on the market.

Trip Dates: December 15-18, 2017

WSU Cost: $240
Non-WSU Cost: $360

Registration Deadline: Tuesday, December 12th @ 6 p.m.

Mandatory Pre-trip Meeting: Tuesday, December 12th @ 6 p.m.  WSU Outdoor Program

Location: Ouray, CO

Skill Level: Beginners are welcome and encouraged to join!

Fitness Level: Moderate/Strenuous physical activity/Cold temperatures

Age: 18+

Transportation: Will be provided with cost of registration

Equipment Provided: Camping and activity specific equipment will be provided, warm personal clothing and equipment is the participants responsibility.


*Mandatory pre-trip meeting will be held December 12 at 6 p.m. at the Outdoor Program (Annex 9).


Please register at or before pre-trip meeting

  • Call us at 801-626-6373 to register OR
  • Email us OR
  • Stop by: 4022 Stadium Way, Ogden, UT, 84408 OR
  • Register Online

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