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The 5 Best Ice Climbing Destinations In North America

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Ice climbing is a cult winter sport that many people are crazy for. From Vermont to Alaska, North Americans are experts at finding the best spots to climb epic walls of pristine blue ice. Check out this list of North America’s best spots to find a place near you so you can try it out for yourself.

Photo: Davidlohr Bueso

The 5 Best Ice Climbing Destinations In North America

Mandy Burkholder is a travel, adventure, and outdoor writer who honed her craft in the foothills of the La Plata Mountains of Southwest Colorado. After a stint in the Swiss Alps, she now resides in Tennessee. Follow her on twitter — @mandyburkhold3r