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Difficulty Level: Three Ice Axes RMI offers programs for climbers of all abilities. Three Ice Axe Programs involve moderate to strenuous trekking and climbing on intermediate terrain with packs up to 60 lbs. These programs travel to elevations over 10,000' and usually require glacier travel. Nights on mountain during these programs are spent in tents or huts. Some of these programs require travel to remote areas. Browse the programs we offer and come climb with us!


Mt. Rainier

Expedition Skills Seminar - Muir

$2160 6 days Difficulty:

Spend your work week at 10,000' on Mt. Rainier, learning and practicing essential mountaineering skills in preparation for a summit bid and gaining important experience for future climbs.

Expedition Skills Seminar - Emmons

$2179 6 days Difficulty:

Establish a solid foundation of mountaineering skills and prepare for bigger peaks on this expedition style climb that ascends Mt. Rainier's largest glacier.

Expedition Skills Seminar - Kautz

$2179 6 days Difficulty:

A more technical expedition style climb of Mt. Rainier, focusing on building foundational mountaineering skills and techniques and preparing climbers for future expeditions.

Expedition Skills Seminar - Winter

$2160 6 days Difficulty:

Make an attempt of Mt. Rainier, building important mountaineering skills and experience by managing the challenges of the mountain in a winter environment.

Expedition Skills Seminar - Paradise

$1914 6 days Difficulty:

An expedition style ascent of Mt. Rainier's Paradise Glacier, teaching foundational mountaineering skills before making a summit attempt on Rainier's classic Disappointment Cleaver Route.


Alaska

Alaska Mountaineering Seminar - Alpine

$4600 11 days Difficulty:

This comprehensive mountaineering seminar focuses on teaching the skills and techniques of alpine climbing and preparing climbers for leading their own alpine adventures.

Alaska Mountaineering Seminar - Expedition

$3450 11 days Difficulty:

Starting from Denali's Base Camp, the focus is on teaching the skills and techniques of expedition climbing, preparing climbers to tackle many of the world's greatest peaks.


Europe

Mt. Elbrus North Side

$5100 17 days Difficulty:

The north side of Mt. Elbrus is the wild and forgotten face of Europe's highest point. This is the ideal expedition for climbers interested in building their climbing skills while getting off the beaten track on one of the Seven Summits.


South America

Illimani and Huayna Potosi

$4800 16 days Difficulty:

Huayna Potosi and Illimani, the two objectives of the Cordillera Real expedition, offer excellent alpine climbing at high altitude. These imposing peaks are the perfect place to take your climbing skills to new elevations, to train for the world's great ranges, or to take part in a culturally rich expedition.


NW Peaks

Mt. Shuksan - Fisher Chimneys

$870 3 days Difficulty:

An adventurous and enjoyable climb with moderate rock and glacier climbing. The longer route and more challenging climbing makes it ideal for those already familiar with basic climbing techniques.


South America

Cotopaxi Express - Ecuador

$2800 9 days Difficulty:

As the Ecuadorian volcanoes' crown jewel, Cotopaxi challenges climbers with its impressive glaciers and lofty altitude and is the ideal mountain for climber's seeking to build their climbing skills and reach new heights.

Chimborazo and Cayambe - Ecuador

$3200 12 days Difficulty:

Experience the exhilaration of high altitude climbing on Ecuador's first and third highest peaks, all while reveling in the vibrant culture of the Ecuadorian Andes.

Cotopaxi and Illinizas - Ecuador

$3200 12 days Difficulty:

Climbing these glaciated peaks, whose tops soar above the Andes and bases reach into the Amazon, brings mountaineers on an exhilarating climbing expedition through Ecuador's vibrant culture to the thin air of its highest peaks.

Ecuador Seminar - Chimborazo

$3400 15 days Difficulty:

Climb Ecuador's great high altitude volcanoes while establishing a solid foundation of mountaineering skills and techniques in order to prepare for bigger peaks in the future.


North America (International)

Orizaba and Ixtaccihuatl - Mexico

$2800 9 days Difficulty:

The volcanoes overlooking Mexico's central valleys challenge mountaineers with high altitudes and exciting glacial climbing in an expedition to two of North America's highest mountains.

Orizaba and Ixtaccihuatl - Women's Only

$3200 10 days Difficulty:

The volcanoes overlooking Mexico's central valleys challenge mountaineers with high altitudes and exciting glacial climbing in an expedition to two of North America's highest mountains.


South America

Expedition Skills Seminar - Peru

$4100 16 days Difficulty:

Climb in the peaks of Peru's Cordillera Blanca while establishing a solid foundation of mountaineering skills and techniques in order to prepare for bigger peaks in the future.

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