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Rock and Ice Climbing

skills and thrillsSpectacular rock & ice climbs are within a 15 minute drive from anywhere in the city. Hundreds of rock and ice routes are established in our area and we look forward to helping visitors discover the endless possibilities for adventure. Thunder Bay and the surrounding area features some of the oldest, hardest granite and diabase in North America, surrounded by beautiful, clean lakes. With hundreds of climbs and routes, both novice and experienced climbers will find a challenge. Climbs are rewarded with views of the spectacular landscape - abundant with gorgeous scenery and breathtaking views. 


Alpine Club of Canada
Thunder Bay Section Representative: Frank Pianka
Tel: (807) 577-7950
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Ice Climbing


Outdoor Skills and Thrills Rock Climbing

If you're a novice ready to learn the fundamentals and eager to enjoy the life-changing experience of climbing, an intermediate looking to improve your climbing skills on world-class routes, or an expert trying to find the hidden secrets, a first ascent, or the best climbs in Northern Ontario, join Outdoor Skills and Thrills for an unforgettable experience in one of the most up-and-coming climbing destinations in Canada.
Tel:         (807) 472-4742

Boulder Bear Climbing Centre 
Address: 425 Northern Ave
Thunder Bay, ON P7C 2V7
Tel: (807) 286-6633