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The latest from the Ice Fest Crew.

Majka Burhardt to be a guest guide!

November 14, 2007

Author, climber, and guide Majka Burhardt is coming to Ice Fest! Majka, an AMGA-certified guide from Colorado Mountain School, will be leading several women’s climbing clinics during the festival and will be opening up one of the slide show evenings. Majka’s presentation, “Ice Again,” will tell her story of returning to ice climbing after a…

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Raffle & silent auction benefit announced!

November 9, 2007

We are pleased to announce that the proceeds from this year’s Ice Fest raffle and silent auction will go to a scholarship fund for the IMCS Youth Rock Camp. IMCS runs a six-day Youth Rock Camp every summer in the White Mountains. This year we hope to have enough funds to give at least one…

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Colin Haley to give slide show!

November 8, 2007

He’s funny, he’s fun, and he’s also a world-class bad-ass. Seriously. We’re stoked to have Colin Haley skip a few classes from his senior year at University of Washington to come play on the ice with us. Colin will present a slide show about his ascent with Kelly Cordes of a 1,400-meter ice route up…

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Get Psyched!

November 6, 2007

A little inspiration this morning from photographer Jimmy Surette (www.GraniteFilms.com): Jo Josephson on the Cathedral Ledge classic Repentance.

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Mark Richey to give slide show

November 2, 2007

Good news! Top alpinist, international adventurer, past AAC president, and New England climber Mark Richey is on board to give a slide show on Friday night, February 8. Stay tuned formore details about Mark’s Ice Fest show…

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Welcome!

November 1, 2007

Welcome to the official blog of the Mount Washington Valley Ice Festival! We’re gearing up for a great event. Keep checking back here for updates and details.

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