The Sampler Women’s Ice Climbing Clinic

January 22-25, 2016
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The Sampler program is a great clinic that focuses solely on climbing.  You will wake up, go climbing, eat dinner aSamperSmilesnd repeat for 3 full days. During the Chicks Sampler the guides will fill the day with fun and instruction to help you advance your skills.  This clinic is open to ALL levels of ice climbing. This program is perfect for beginner to advanced climbers. With 5 levels of instruction to choose from, there is something for every woman.  The Chicks sampler experience will help you take your ice climbing to the next level.

You will stay at the popular Victorian Inn, just a short walk from the Ouray Ice Park. The park is filled with more than 200 routes of all grades. After a great day, enjoy the hot tub at the hotel or natural hot springs in town. In the evenings the group will enjoy a catered meal together at the Secret Garden. This is a unique opportunity to climb, learn and have fun.  Don’t miss out.

Includes

* 3 days guided climbing

* 4-to-1 ratio

* 4 nights lodging

* Demo climbing gear and clothing

* Meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)

*Hot tub

*T-shirt

* Welcome packetSan Juan Mountain Guides

A special thanks to San Juan Mountain Guides who, in partnership, makes our clinics possible.

Sample Schedule

Day 1:

Arrive in Montrose early enough to drive an hour from the airport  to Ouray. Get settled into your room at the Victorian Inn. 
Allow about an hour of extra time if you plan to stop for groceries.

4:00 p.m.: Kick off meeting/orientation at the Secret Garden, (directions provided). Demo gear handed out at catered  group dinner . If you would like alcohol, please bring  your own.

Day 2:

7:00-7:30 a.m.: Breakfast

7:30 a.m.: Meet at the hotel lobby geared up for the day

7:30 a.m.4:30 p.m.: Climbing in the Ouray Ice Park

6:00 p.m.: Catered dinner at the Secret Garden

Day 3:

7:00-7:30 a.m.: Breakfast

7:30 a.m.: Meet at the hotel lobby geared up for the day

7:30 a.m.4:30 p.m.: Climbing in the Ouray Ice Park

6:00 p.m.: Catered dinner at the Secret Garden

Day 4:

7:00-7:30 a.m. Breakfast

7:30 a.m.: Meet at the hotel lobby geared up for the day

7:30 a.m.4:30 p.m.: Climbing in the Ouray Ice Park.

5:30 p.m.: Hand in demo gear, closing ceremony and Catered dinner at the Secret Garden

Day 5:

7:00 a.m.: Breakfast. Please plan to travel home on Day 5. Hotel check out is 11:00 a.m.

Prices

Option 1: Double occupancy hotel room $1126 =$563 non-refundable deposit

Option 2: Single occupancy hotel room $1336 = $668 non-refundable deposit

Option 3: Not hotel room $986 = $493 non-refundable deposit

Transportation is not included, please see Travel Information for directions to the Victorian Inn. Please check our What to Bring List to make sure you have everything you need. We have a limited amount of demo gear, so if you have it, bring it.

Register for The Sampler