The Painted Wall Icicle

FA - (M9 WI 5+) 1/6/10 Peter Doucette following the ice pitch. The first pitch climbs overhanging rock from the right.  The icicle was in unusually fat condition  1/6/10 Photos by Bayard Russell & Kevin Mahoney - Mahoney Alpine Adventures 1/6/10...

Mt. Webster NH

More than Easy Gully's Dave Rioux mixing it up on Mt. Webster, Crawford Notch, NH Photo by Doug Millen Trip report by Alfonzo .

The Black Dike, Finally!

Franconia Notch, NH  12/08/09 Erik Eisele leading the 2nd pitch of the Black Dike in lean conditions -  December 8th, 2009 Photo by RAS In normal years the Black Dike usually is fat by now. The first Ascents usually happen in the...

09/10 Ice Season Under Way!

Pinnacle Gully, Mt. Washington NH Broken Spectre approaches the second belay on Pinnacle Gully, Mt. Washington NH. 10/15/09. The route had to cross the open river at that point to continue. More Photos Photo by Alden Pellett - Vermont Daily News.com

New M8 at "The Lake"

Tiny Dancer Lake Willoughby, VT FA: 01-21-11 Ryan Brooks and Josh Hurst "Tiny Dancer, It's between Plug and Chug and Call of the Wild.  It's a modern mixed route that deserves to see a lot of traffic due to it's accessibility, reliability...

Right on Schedule!

The Black Dike - Cannon Cliff, Franconia Notch NH November 3, 2010 It looks like the 2010-2011 ice season is right on schedule! "Great conditions were found on the right exit today. Plenty of ice up there. The sun was cooking Fafnir...

Photo of the Week 3/10/2010

Medusa Climbing the wild ice on 'Medusa', Wi4, on the Gaspe' Peninsula, Canada. (Photo by MtnRkr) Lots of NEIce members were out there getting after it this past week.  Travelling to the Gaspe', Canadian Rockies, and also nearer to home on...

Endangered Species

Poko-O-Moonshine - Adirondacks,  NY 01/14/2011 Adirondack Mountainfest 2011 Story Up-Date 1/20/11 from Bayard Russell True to Mountainfest tradition of establishing new climbs, Bayard Russell, Matt Horner & Matt McCormick established - "Endangered Species" M6+ NEI5+ R. The climb is just to the right...

Quand l'Diable s'en Mêle

Marc Paquet dancing his way up on the St-Laurence north shore near La Malbaie, Quebec. Photo by "pathbeaudet"

Cover Photo – Repentance 02/09/12

Repentance WI5 - Cathedral Ledge, North Conway NH Mt. Washington Ice Fest guide, Andrea Charest hiking the first pitch of Repentance on a beautiful sunny day. Andrea shared the climb with Rockytop who was celebrating his birthday. I Can't think of...