San Juan Ice Classic

Four memorable days of ice climbing in the San Juans.

The San Juan Mountains are an ice climbing mecca. Come experience the many classic ice climbs in Ouray, Silverton, and Telluride, Colorado.

We can head to the Ouray Ice Park or venture up famous frozen waterfalls in stunning places like Eureka or Camp Bird Road; along the way we will refine your movement and technical skills.

Your guide will customize each day’s ice objective to you or your group’s ability level, goals, and current conditions.


November through March


Adventurers Trip Cost Cost per
1 $2,196
2 $3,192 $1,569



Group Size
This is a private trip. Our max ratio is two climbers per guide.

Meeting Location
We will meet you at your lodging in Ouray or Ridgway, CO.

See our Equipment List for more.

Included in your trip cost

  • Four days of guiding in the Ouray, CO area by guides working within the AMGA Scope of Practice.
  • All technical ice climbing equipment (ice tools, crampons, harness, helmet, boots)

Not included in your trip cost

  • Meals/Personal snacks
  • Personal clothing and equipment
  • Accommodations
  • Transportation
  • Customary guide gratuity
  • Trip/Travel Insurance (highly recommended)
  • Incurred costs by leaving a program early for any reason
  • Incurred costs as a result of force majeure