Due to lack of ice, Ice Fest 2015 has been Cancelled

Need some adventure in your life and you can't wait till the thaw ?? Grab some action at the 11 th annual Sandstone Ice Festival.

Ice Park Access

Robinson Park in Sandstone Minnesota is open for climbing year round, with farmed ice during the winter months.

Ice Fest Events

The Sandstone Ice Festival has a full weekend of outdoor adventure fun. Clinics, nature walks, door prizes and more

Ice Climbing Clinics

Get signed up for the Sandstone Ice Festival Ice Climbing Clinics

Winter Adventure

Camping, Hiking, Skiing, Climbing get some winter adventure in your life. Sandstone, Minnesota has access to get you in the spirit.

Event Cancelled

Due to the lack of ice and the extended weather forecast the organizers of the Sandstone Ice Festival and the Minnesota Climber Association have made the decision to cancel the 2015 Sandstone Ice Festival. Please join us for next year's festival December 16-18 2016. Rough news for everyone.

Ice Festival Events

Ice Festival Events
The When and Where of What's happening at the Ice Festival

Gear Up for Ice Climbing

Gear Up for Ice Climbing
Access to Demo Gear and Rental Equipment

Ice Climbing Clinics

Ice Climbing Clinics
Ice Park Access Looking to take your climbing to the next level ? Sign up for a climbing clinic at the Sandstone Ice Festival

Ice Park Access

Ice Park Access
Sandstone. Minnesota has an Ice Park !!

In The News

In The News
news coverage of the Sandstone Ice Festival

Winter Fun

Winter Fun
So Much Fun in Sandstone MN

Celebrate the Season at the Sandstone Ice Festival

A Warm Welcome to All from the Sandstone Ice Festival - Celebrating our 11th year of winter fun. The vibrant festival celebrates the best of winter adventure sports from ice climbing to skinny skiing, winter camping and shoe shoeing. It is a gathering of kindred spirits who share a love for all things cold. The Sandstone Ice Festival reaches winter lovers from around the Midwest and Canada. We look forward to this year’s festival, to reuniting with old friends and to making new climbing partners.