Ouray Ice Climbing Festival 2014 - Up-Climbing

Ouray Ice Climbing Festival 2014

The Ouray Ice Festival, held each year in January in the great Ouray (USA-Colorado) outdoor ice climbing park, is an eclectic gathering of ice climbers, gear manufacturers, and ice climbing enthusiasts. The international Festival was first held in January 1996 and now is widely recognized as one of the world’s premier ice climbing event. This festival provides a meeting for ice climbers from around the world. Festival events are held in and around the Ouray Ice Park, located in the Uncompahgre Gorge in Ouray, Colorado, as well as various other venues around town. The event is staffed by the Park’s board of directors, its professional staff, and a cadre of over 200 dedicated volunteers. The Ice Festival will take place this year from the 9th to 12th of January. The festival schedule of events includes Ice Climbing Clinics, free gear demos, presentations by international athletes, competitions and a lot of parties with beer for free!
For further informations visit the official website.