Category Archives: Ice Climbing

Ice Climbing – What’s it All About?

If you are someone that loves the thrill and danger that you get from rock climbing, or are simply looking for a new activity to get the adrenalin pumping, you may want to think about ice climbing. That’s right, climbing … Click to read the full article

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How An Ice Climbing Axe Saves Lives

In 1953 a team of climbers scaled the rugged slopes of the most imposing of nature’s creations.  This was only the fifth expedition to K2, called the 1953 Karakoram Expedition.  The team made the Abruzzi Spur, the mountain’s south eastern … Click to read the full article

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Ice Climbing in New York

While many people think of the cliffs of Ouray and the Flatirons in Colorado when it comes to ice climbing (see Ice Climbing in Colorado), there are also spectacular venues closer to home for those who live in the eastern … Click to read the full article

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Extreme Ice Climbing Adventures in Colorado

If you are seeking an escape from your routine life in the form of an exhilarating winter thrill, ice climbing provides such an outlet.  Across the world, there are several breathtaking venues from which to ice climb all of which … Click to read the full article

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Top Ten Extreme Sports

Extreme sports generally involve a considerable amount of risk and include many things like heights, speed, and/or physical exertion. Any sport which involves one or more of these qualities can and should be considered extreme. Thrill and excitement is the … Click to read the full article

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