The 2016 Mount Washington Valley Ice Fest is almost here! We wanted to remind you what not to miss at this years Ice Fest! We’re talking killer shows, sweet demos, Outdoor Research Ice Fest Photo Booth, Apres Hour at IME, new trucker caps, American Alpine Club Silent Auction and MORE! So get psyched to come on up this weekend, below is all the beta!


  • CLINICS!:  Fri-Sun – Get out & climb!  But hurry, clinics are almost all FULL!
  • FREE DEMOS:  Try before you buy, beat up someone elses gear!  FREE and open to all
  • APRES CLIMBING HOUR:  @ IME, sample Tuckerman’s Beer, eat soup from the Soup Kitchen and Salt Pump Climbing Co. will have their “Chowder House” at Friday’s Apres Hour!
  • SANDWICH KINGS FOOD TRUCK:  Food for you!  This truck is ready to fuel you Fri & Sat @ Apres Hour & @ the evening presentations!
  • EVENING PRESENTATIONS!  $10, doors open at 6:30pm @ Theater In The Wood

    • FRIDAY NIGHT:  NICK BULLOCK & AAC Silent Auction
      • Be ready to laugh your arss off while hearing great tales from this awesome Brit!
      • Score deals on gear and help raise money for the AAC’s Live Your Dream Grant!
      • Hear this all women’s team recall their recent bad ass repeat ascent of Denali’s classic hard route the Denali Diamond- Alaska Grade 6, 5.9 A3/M6 A1 WI5+, 7,800′
  • ICE FEST PHOTO BOOTH:  Eric McCallister is coming back to work his magic at the Ice Fest Photo Booth!  Don’t miss it at the evening presentations on Friday and Saturday nights!
  • NEW TRUCKER CAPS:  Get psyched for your annual update of your new Ice Fest cap!