Small Victories

It's mid-December and things are still looking like it's early November.  Nevertheless, there IS some ice to climb out there! People are finding ice up on Mt. Washington and Mt. Webster, the Dike was climbed again, and there was...

North Gully, Huntington Ravine 2.22.13

        The calm before the storm and another beautiful day in the alpine zone. One week earlier Doug and I enjoyed the "calm" with entirely different conditions in Madison Gulf.  This time we experienced mid March weather on...

Have you been Naughty or Nice?

Merry Christmas to All This has been the best start to an Ice Climbing Season in recent memory. Seems like most climbers have been "nice" this year. Thank you Santa! Ice Revolution Ice Revolution from Granite Films ~ Jim Surette on Vimeo. "My main...

September rime ice!

It was an excellent day above tree line on Sunday.  Cool temps with a bluebird sky above and an undercast below.  Not to mention, evidence of the first overnight freeze of the season! There's nothing like a little rime ice...

December UPdate – What the f&@k?

New Hampshire The beginning of this ice season has been anything but consistent. We've had thigh deep snow topping out of Huntington Ravine in October followed up by spring-like temperatures on the high summits for weeks with only splashes of...

La Loutre & La Pomme d'Or 3/5/11

  Malbaie, Quebec - La Loutre & La Pomme d'Or are still in great condition as of March 5th, 2011. -Seb

A Dose of Prozac and Some Positive Thinking

Let's get right to it!  More noteworthy news coming out of Cannon Cliff again this weekend! Jeff Previte and Matt Ritter made the second ascent of Prozac on the Omega Wall this past Friday.  The mixed route, finishing right of...

Harvard Cabin Report 3-17-16

March 17, 2016 Harvard Cabin Mountaineers, Happy St. Paddy's Day! In celebration, The white mountains have been turned green! But, don't worry, there is still plenty of skiing and climbing to be had before we let all the ice fall down....

Harvard Cabin Report 3-3-16

March 3, 2016 The Harvard Cabin, Huntington Ravine, Mt. Washington NH Harvard Cabin Mountaineers, How's everybody doing? I'm sure you're all equally as frustrated with the yoyo-like weather we've been dealing with here in eastern North America. It seems like there have...