When the water freezes in the winter in gorges, it creates icefalls which are well-liked by lovers of adrenaline ice climbing.
The Slovak Paradise has, according to many people, exceptional conditions for this kind of sport, because climbing in the gorges can be managed not only by trained athletes, but also complete beginners with a professionally trained instructor.
Basic course of ice climbing in the canyons of the Slovak Paradise
In the Slovak Paradise you can practise various climbing techniques throughout the whole winter under the supervision of climbers/instructors who have conquered ice walls of waterfalls for many years. Many enthusiasts tried the course of ice climbing and they developed a taste for this sport so much that they return to the frozen canyons of the Slovak Paradise every winter.MORE INFO ABOUT ICE CLIMBING IN THE SLOVAK PARADISE