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The latest from the Ice Fest Crew.

Sponsor-rific

November 15, 2008

I just wanted to send a quick shout-out to all the ultra-supportive Ice Fest sponsors. We couldn’t run this event without their help and we’re stoked to showcase all of their ingenious products during our climbing clinics and gear demo.I’d like to highlight a few people from our 2009 headlining companies: Ian Conner from Mammut,…

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Stay tuned…

November 13, 2008

Oh yeah… it’s coming… The 2009 Mount Washington Valley Ice Fest is gonna be amazing! Details will be spilled soon, but just as a quick FYI, this year’s fest is going to feel like a whole new event. Get ready for the biggest ice climber’s bash New England’s ever seen…. Go ahead and mark those…

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THANK YOU • THANK YOU • THANK YOU

February 11, 2008

Thanks for coming everyone! What a great weekend!!! We hope to see you next year. I saw Anne taking some photos during the weekend—we’ll try to get them posted soon. If you have your own photos of the event, we’d love to see them! Email them to [email protected]

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Ice Fest Kickoff!

February 7, 2008

It’s finally here! We’ve started! Tons of demo’s, free coffee, apres party, sweet raffle items, free give aways, slideshows, Randy Rackcliff’s work for sale, and more! Winter is in full force up here with cold temps and snow! There are just a few spots left on Sunday for clinics so don’t wait any longer! Drive…

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Evening Entertainment

February 5, 2008
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Step Right Up: Demo Time!

February 4, 2008

Are you wanting to try mono-points? Want to go leashless? Aren’t in love with your boots? Want to try some new warm gloves? The IMCS Ice Fest is here for you!But seriously, we have a ton of demo’s that will be available to the public throughout the Ice Fest! You can check out gear Thursday…

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Après Parties No Longer Just For Skiers

January 30, 2008

Please join us for the 2008 Ice Festival’s Après Climb PartyFriday, February 84:30–6:00 PMI.M.E sponsored by Tuckerman Brewing Co. and Mammut. Mingle with fellow ice climbers and mountaineers, chat it up with Ice Fest celebrities like Max Turgeon and Josh Wharton, drink some free beer from Tuckerman, and enjoy the tight-knit climbing community of New…

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Sign Up Time!

January 27, 2008

Have you noticed the variety we offer with our courses, clinics, and guided ascents during the Ice Fest? Check it out, find what you’ve been wanting to do, and give us a call! Don’t find what you’re looking for? Let us tailor a clinic to your needs.IMCS: 603.356.7064 A list of all the clinics can…

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Will Mayo to give a slideshow about New England Ice and Mixed!

January 24, 2008

We are pleased to announce that Will Mayo will be presenting a slide show during Ice Fest on Friday, Feb. 8 at 7:30 pm. Will is going to kick-off the evening on Friday night with a show about the ice and mixed climbing here in our own backyard. We love watching shows about radical routes…

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Swing an axe with Mark Synnott!

January 22, 2008

There are still a few spots left in Mark Synnott’s Intro to Mixed Climbing courses during Ice Fest! From the basics of dry-tooling to transitioning from rock to ice and back again, Mark will give you the skills to explore a whole new winter world. Plus, you get to spend the day with Mark, who…

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