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An eye in the sky for NEice Meet our newest team members..King Kong (right) and WooKong. I designed and built the WooKong to be light and simple so we can bring it where we like to go, UP! The King Kong is...

Winter is finally headed our way Last weeks warm weather took it's toll. On Saturday conditions looked worse than the week before. But on Sunday, with a night of below freezing temps the ice is starting to form again. There is plenty of...

DMM is not well known in the US. When you think of ice tools, you think Petzl, Black Diamond , Grivel and most recently Cassin, not DMM. Well once you have a look at these tools, you will start...

The time is almost here!  The days are getting shorter and the air colder.  Snow has already fallen on the higher summits.  The motivated, and perhaps overly-positive, climbers will be getting out very soon in hopes of taking their...

Mount Washington Valley Ice Festival 2017 Out For Some Exercise It's been a great year for "Black Pudding Gully". Hardly a gully, this climb can be steep and challenging at times, but it is fat and wide this year. And has...

Just thought I'd fire a cool shot your way to get the early season psych up. That's a new route on Central Buttress that Ryan Driscoll starting working on last year. He, Michael Wejchert and I went up there yesterday...
Ryan climbing some exposed ice during the trip - Alden Pellett

A Trip Report by Ryan Stefiuk - bigfootmountainguides.com The MV (marine vessel) Leif Ericson crunches through sea ice in the Cabot Strait. The ship's hull groans and 2-3 meter thick ice buckles underneath. Cracks in the ice expose the intimidating midnight...

  - By Alden Pellett My leg plunges through the crust into the waist-deep snow again. I fight to keep my balance on the slope but find myself in an embarrassing situation: my pack pulling me over backwards, my arms flailing,...

Meet WooKong 3.0 The Beast of the NEice Fleet - Built to meet the demands of flying, photographing and filming in the winter weather of the Northeast. After two winters of  building, flying and filming with RC helicopters, I have learned a lot and...

March 11-12, 2017 Presented by The North Face The first annual Mt Washington Backcountry Ski Festival is a gathering in the White Mountains of New Hampshire for backcountry skiers & riders of all abilities. While geared towards backcountry skiers and snowboarders,...