Imagine yourself climbing a vertical wall of ice! Come to Iceland and you can make it a reality. Tour operators in Iceland offer expert instruction and advice to assist you in your climbing and ensure your safety. They will teach you the best climbing techniques and how to properly use the ice tools. These tours range anywhere from four to ten hours with the majority of the time spent on the ice. The greatest part of Iceland ice climbing is being able to customize your experience based on your abilities. You can climb the maximum amount allowed by the guide or just climb a few feet to feel what it is like to cling to an ice wall.
Whether you are an ice climbing expert or a first timer there is a suitable climb for you in Iceland. This is an excellent way to soak up the beautiful scenery of the Iceland backcountry. All of your equipment will be provided for you including all climbing equipment, ice axes, and crampons. Crampons are cleats that attach to your boots to allow you to gain traction on the ice. The ice axes help you to advance up the face of the glacier.
Overall, if you are adventurous and you are looking for tours in Iceland then you will thoroughly enjoy ice climbing in Iceland. This is an uncommon activity but it is very challenging, exciting, and rewarding when you exceed your own personal expectations. It feels that much better when you look around and see the magnificent Icelandic landscapes that not many people get to see. Come to Iceland and enjoy an ice climbing tour led by expert guides on some of the most famous glaciers in the world.