Fort William is the central town of the Highlands. Ben Nevis, the UK's highest mountain is the reason why this place is considered the main tourist center of Scotland. Τhe Orion Face is a demanding choice for ice climbers and the knowledge of mixed-climbing will be necessary for those attempting the venture.
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Ice Climbing in Big White Ski Resort, Kelowna, British Columbia Canada
The resort offers great conditions for your entertainment and relaxation. So, don’t miss the opportunity to have fun and enjoy yourself in all fields. In order to escape from the daily routine, visit this place and exercise the most exciting activity, ice climbing.
The resort offers a vertical drop of 777 m (2549 ft), a base elevation of 1755 m (5757 ft) and a top elevation of 2319 m (7606 ft). Climb the 60 ft (18.29 m) ice tower, which is build with 4 telephone poles, cross-braced together and flooded with water, which freezes into 3 ft (0.92 m) of thick blue ice.
This activity can be enjoyed by both amateurs and experts. For beginners there is a side available, for advanced climbers there are three other sides and for those who are interested in something more extreme, 19 different routes can be used to get to the top. In order to practice this amazing activity, you are recommended to wear layers and boots.
So, don’t think about your problems anymore, take your friends and all your positive energy and spend leisure time enjoying your best ice climbing.