Difficulty Level: Four Ice Axes RMI offers programs for climbers of all abilities. Four Ice Axe Programs involve strenuous trekking and climbing on intermediate to advanced terrain with packs up to 60+ lbs. These programs often travel to elevations above 15,000' and usually require extensive glacier travel. These programs travel to remote areas and nights on the mountain are spent in tents. Browse the programs we offer and come climb with us!
Denali - West Buttress Expedition
The classic climbing route on Denali and it has everything the Alaska range is known for - heavily glaciated terrain, high altitudes, and beautiful views. A true mountaineering expedition and an unforgettable adventure!
Denali - West Buttress Custom
If an expedition to the highest mountain in North America is on your climbing list, consider joining RMI on a once-in-a-lifetime adventure!
Denali - Upper West Rib Expedition
Ascending the aesthetic and challenging climbing route up Denali's Upper West Rib, this expedition is an exciting climb on one of Denali's classic alpine routes.
The highest point in Antarctica, Vinson towers above the icy interior of the continent. An expedition to its remote flanks is an unrivaled mountain adventure to a landscape rarely visited.
Meaning Sentinal of Stone, Aconcagua is the highest mountain in the world outside the Himalaya, towering over the rest of the Andes. It is an excellent peak for climbers to build their expedition and mountaineering skills.
Mt. Baker - North Ridge
The North Ridge of Mt. Baker offers superb mountaineering and alpine ice climbing with stunning views of the Salish Sea and dense old growth forests of the North Cascades while summitting an iconic Northwest volcano.
Carstensz Pyramid - Heli
The highest continental summit in Australasia, the remote and challenging Carstensz Pyramid, lies tucked deep in the heart of Papua's Sudirman Mountains. Come join us on this, the most elusive of the seven summits.
Kyajo Ri Expedition
Moderate mixed alpine terrain and the chance to summit a 20,000' Himalayan peak: Kyajo Ri is the perfect adventure for avid climbers with experience in mixed alpine terrain. The gorgeous trek to and from Base Camp completes an incredible Himalayan experience.
Artesonraju, also known simply as Arteson, is a prominant and stunning peak in the Cordillera Blanca, outside of the city of Huaraz. The North Ridge is an exciting expedition that is both technically and physically demanding.