On belay!‘ Rock or ice, experience amazing year-round rock and ice climbing in Sault Ste. Marie.

Rock climbing is truly for everyone. It’s a safe pursuit and a great form of fitness cross-training in the spring, summer and fall. Around the world, this adventure sport is becoming increasingly popular among people of all ages. It is a spring, summer and fall sport which has become popular with outdoor enthusiasts. Ice climbing is more of a specialized activity that makes climbing adventures available practically year-round. With spectacular scenery, diverse terrain and established climbing routes, Sault Ste. Marie is one of Ontario’s best places to rock climb.

Sault Ste. Marie rock climbing routes have intriguing names: Janes Wall, Shamans Wall, Silver Birch Wall, River Bend Rock, Summerian Slabs, Alien Wall and Ranwick Rock-Keetes Bluff are only a few that have been pioneered by expert guide Shaun Parent of Superior Exploration.

In the winter, Sault Ste. Marie is one of the best ice climbing destinations in North America. The region boasts over 600 ice climbs at 8 different areas. Visit Sault Ste. Marie for your Ontario climbing adventure!

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