Rock Climbing Guide Service

SilverMtn

The Michigan Ice Fest does offer a rock climbing guide service for those who are looking for an adventure in the U.P. during the warmer months!

Michigan Ice Fest Guides (MIFG) are the premier provider of guided Climbing Courses and Private Guided programs in the Upper Peninsula.

Contrary to popular belief, you do not need to have tremendous upper body strength to be able to climb. The skill requires balance and efficient technique which our guides will provide during our informative climbing courses.

 

2017/2018 May-October

Private Guiding  Costs

Introduction to Rock Climbing

This course is designed to introduce the beginner to the sport of rock climbing.  What better way to shorten your learning curve and learn proper climbing technique then to take a class from one of our professional instructors!  All classes are taught in the Marquette area. Climbs range in height of 30-60 feet.

1:1 – $275
2:1 – $200 per person
3:1 – $150 per person
4:1 – $130 per person

Maximum Group Size is 8

 

Top Rope Anchor Course

One of the essentials of safe climbing is the ability to create and/or identify safe anchors. This course will give you hands on instruction on how to build a solid top rope anchor. The course is designed to give you knowledge and background information and to give you actual anchor building experience under the watchful eye of our instructor. Through the course of the day, you will have the opportunity to build anchors, and have your anchors critiqued. By the end of the day you should have the confidence to set up your own anchors in just about any situation.

1:1 – $275
2:1 – $200 per person
3:1 – $150 per person
4:1 – $130 per person

Maximum Group Size is 8

 

 

Private Guiding  Costs

Have experience and just looking for a guide to show you around the crags of the U.P.?   Hire one of our professional guides for a fun filled day of cragging at some of the best (unknown) areas in the Midwest!

1:1 – $275
2:1 – $200 per person
3:1 – $150 per person

 

Cost Includes:

Guiding and instruction

Personal and group climbing equipment

Not Included:

Transportation to Marquette

Food

Personal climbing clothing

Guide gratuity

Registration and Cancellation:

Advance Registration is required for guided courses.  Our dates fill up extremely fast- to reserve your adventure please email michiganicefest@gmail.com.   All participants must read and sign an Assumption of Risks/Liability Waiver.

 

 

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