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Mark Your Calendars!

October 30, 2009

Climbers from near and far gather for the mutli-media show during the 2009 MWV Ice Fest.It’s time to admit it. Rock season is fading and ice season is slowly creeping in! Here at IMCS & IME we already have things rolling for the 2010 Mount Washington Valley Ice Festival! Dates are February 5th-7th. We have…

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It’s Coming…

August 27, 2009

Do you feel that nip in the air? Following that nip is the freeze… And following that freeze is the ice… Oh yeah, winter is just around the corner. We’re pleased to announce the dates for the 2010 Mount Washington Valley Ice Festival: February 5-7, 2010. Get psyched!

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More Photos…

February 22, 2009

Photos by Dana Richardson from the American Alpine Club. Thanks, Dana! Brittany Griffith being introduced by Audio Kickstand… Brittany Griffith and Mark Richey judge the retro costume contest. Retro mountain costumes… featuring the one and only, Henry Barber. Our retro-mountain costume winners, the ever-gorgeous Titoune Bouchard and the wild-&-crazy “Hot Henry” Barber!

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Ice Fest in the blogosphere

February 21, 2009

Check out the American Alpine Club website for an entertaining Ice Fest report by Brittany Griffith!

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THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU!

February 12, 2009

Dan Hartigan letting loose during the Climbers Face-Off. The crowd packed in for Kevin Mahoney’s slideshow with a pint of Tuckerman’s in hand! The 16th Annual Mount Washington Ice Festival just wanted to say thank you to all the sponsors, all the reps that came, participants, guest guides, IMCS guides, and all the volunteers. A…

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It’s HERE!

February 5, 2009

The Ice Fest is here folks! YEAH! Just a reminder that the 2009 MWV Ice Fest in North Conway, NH is THIS weekend! Feb.5th-8th, 2009 Sign up to climb no matter what your ability is, or just come for the nightly festivities! Friday Night:7pm, Cranmore Climbing Wall, North Conway NHKevin Mahoney Slideshow: From New Hampshire…

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Mammut’s Retro Dance Party!

February 1, 2009

This is the climber’s bash of the year! Next Saturday, the 7th of February, band Audio Kickstand will be rocking the house up at Black Mountain in Jackson, NH! All are invited! We’ll have free food for all catered by The Moat Mountain Smokehouse.It’s $5.00 to get in. If you are an American Alpine Club…

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NEice.com Soup Kitchen

January 30, 2009

NEICE.COM is coming to the 2009 MWV Ice Fest with the NEice Soup Kitchen! On Saturday & Sunday during the “apres climb” hour at IME (4:30-5:30pm) NEice.com will be serving two large pots of soup. One will be vegetarian, plus lots of good bread and cheese! So after climbing stop by IME for a pint…

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Kevin Mahoney’s Slideshow Night!

January 29, 2009

Here’s the scoop on Kevin’s slideshow next Friday the 6th of February! It’s gonna be a blast with Freddie Wilkinson being our MC, and Tuckerman’s Brewery supplying tasty beverages for everyone who is of age. Yeah!

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The American Alpine Club Heats up Ice Fest

January 27, 2009

Did you hear about the Craggin’ Classic or the International Climbers Meet that happened out west this past fall? Well, let’s just say the folks over at the American Alpine Club know how to throw a good party. We’re delighted to have two of the AAC’s extraordinary staffers–Brittany Griffith and Dana Richardson—here for Ice Fest…

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