Ice Climbing News

Ice Climbing News

Help Support Matt Horner's Recovery Matt Horner, one of the cornerstones of the Adirondack ice climbing community needs our help. Please visit the link below and give whatever you can to help. "Matt had an ice climbing accident Feb 8, 2017, at...
The Black Dike 10-26-16

The Black Dike Cannon Cliff, Franconia State Park NH October 26, 2016 Peter Doucette and Keith Sidle found just enough winter on Cannon cliff today to climb "The Black Dike". They found thin, wet and bonded ice with just enough gear to get...

And here we go! "Thin ice, delicate climbing, and the nastiest spin drift I've ever experienced made for a decent October solo of Pinnacle. Have at it folks. Just bring some fancy footwork." - Zac St. Jules Source: Facebook,  Instagram

Mount Washington Valley NH February 4, 2011 The Winners! Men’s - Josh Worley  /  Women’s - Janet Bergman Video by by Julian Rodier - Climberism Magazine in collaboration with Juharo Productions Source: Vimeo, Climberism.com

Huntington Ravine, Mt. Washington NH Thursday October 6, 2011 4:30am start to beat the sun. The first ice we have seen this season. Mr. Alfonzo testing the ice, "she no go".

The last and final printing of the "An Ice Climbers Guide to Northern New England" by S. Peter Lewis and Rick Wilcox.

Winter is HERE! Big Time. A few photos that caught my eye this week.   Source: Facebook Doug Millen      
The Devils Kitchen

The Catskill Mountains of NY Access Press Release 1-30-2016 The Devil's Kitchen of Platte Clove, NY has been donated to the state of New York to be included as part of Catskill Park, for future generations to access and enjoy. Elka Park, New...

The 4th annual Smuggs Ice Bash, the local ice climbing festival at the foot of Smugglers Notch VT. Is This Weekend January 29-31, 2010.  More... The Bossman Bayard Russell & Matt McCormick were crushing it in the “Dacks” during Mountainfest establishing...

One Reckless Youth, an Ice Devil and several Polar children Times like these don't come along often, I mean, when was the last "Polar Vortex"? But when they do, you better be ready. The conditions were ripe for the picking...