Ice Climbing 2021 Season

 The area surrounding Batchawana Bay has all grades and length of ICE to CLIMB and learn on.
We have the highest Multi Pitch ice climbs in the MIDWEST and MID CONTINENT
As of May 2020 there are 640 ice climbs

Holiday Season Special December 23rd to January 3rd
Reserve your Team ICE  by December 1st 
Book a group of 3 and pay $500.00
Book a group of 4 and pay $700.00
Book a group of 6 and pay $900.00

Beginner Classes

Class size is a maximum of 6 climbers for our Beginner (ICE DAY) and (ICE 2) Courses.
On average the beginner climbers ascend a minimum of 30 Meters on the ICE DAY COURSE.


Ice Climbing Lessons 2021

Join Shaun Parent for Ice Climbing Lessons from Beginner through Advanced Instruction and Guiding.

He is considered the pioneer of Rock and Ice Climbing in the Lake Superior Region, and author and co-author of 16 Rock and Ice Climbing Guidebooks. Has over 1500 First ascents in the Lake Superior region on ICE.

His experience in teaching Ice climbing and guiding goes back to 1981 with over 4000 students.

Classes are small and students get one on one instruction.
shaun on ice

 

ICE DAY- INTRODUCTION TO ICE CLIMBING

Offered every Saturday/Sunday at 

TALK ABOUT GOOD on Mile 38 Road or SEARCHMONT ICE WALL near the Searchmont Ski Hill
$200.00/Person
 Minimum of 2 Maximum of 6
See course outline. All Gear supplied.

ICE 2 COURSE- 2ND LEVEL OF ICE CLIMBING

Offered every Sunday

Searchmont Icewall or Mile 38 Road Km-13
$200.00/Person. Minimum of 2 Maximum of 6
Combine the Ice Day and Ice 2 Course for $300.00

INTERMEDIATE ICE -2 DAY COURSE

Saturday and Sunday or MIDWEEK by reservation.
Minimum of 1 with Maximum of 2
Day-1 Mile 38 Road Km.13
Day-2 Searchmont Icewall or Wind Tower Wall
$450.00/Person

ADVANCED ICE -2 DAY COURSE

Saturday and Sunday or MIDWEEK by reservation.
Minimum of 1 with Maximum of 2
Day-1 Searchmont Icewall
Day-2 Wind Tower Wall or South Bay Wall
$500.00/Person

The following ice climbing areas are where we teach courses

All areas were discovered and developed by the Guide- Shaun Parent

Mile 38 Road- over 146 Ice Climbs Road open this Winter

Cerro De Hielo- 36 Ice Climbs Snowmachine Access

Searchmont Area- 6 Ice Climbs 10 minutes from Searchmont Ski Hill

Wind Tower Wall- 8 Climbs that face south with a view of Lake Superior

  

We also can head to Orient Bay- Kama Bay- Ice Station Superior. It is located 7 hours to the north. Climb on many of the routes we developed from 1981 through 2001
Join us for a guided trip to our newly discovered site
SCARPA DE HIELO GRANDE!! The Cliff with Big Ice.
150 METERS WIDE AND 100 METERS HIGH Located near Terrace Bay, Ontario