Just wanted to make sure some of you knew about the 2009 IMCS Ice Festival
this year! Mark it on your calendar or rally up a group to go! Beginners are encouraged to attend!
Discounts if you sign up in a group! International Mountain Climbing School Ice Festival!
(a.k.a. The Ice Fest!)
North Conway, NH
Feb. 5th-8th, 2009
Do a winter Presidential Traverse! Winter summit of Mount Chocorua! Learn to Ice Climb! Take an Avalanche Course! Learn Wilderness Medicine!
Check out our website and blog for all the details! It's a really fun festival to attend for the clinics, guided ascents, free demos and the slideshow on Friday evening and celebration with a live band Saturday night.
We even have Tuckerman's as our beer sponsor this year to provide a beverage after your day outside!
Clinics, Courses, & Guided Ascents: Come climb and learn from professional guides!
More details click here: http://www.ime-usa.com/ice_festival/schedule.html
FRIDAY NIGHT: Slideshow:
Kevin Mahoney will tell us about his latest first ascent in Nepal and other local climbing stories! Face of with the Pro's!
5 pro climbers will dry tool up one man made route at the Cranmore Climbing Wall. Then 5 people from the audience will have a chance to show em' up if they desire! It's so on!
7pm @ Cranmore Climbing Wall, North Conway, NH
SATURDAY NIGHT: Mammut's Retro Knuckle Bash Dance Party!
Come dance and come in style to the climbers bash of the year with live band Audio Kickstand. Prizes for best dressed, and climbers twister will be going on! Mark it on the calendar & be there!
Free Demo Gear:
Patagonia, Mammut, Asolo, Lowe Alpine, Black Diamond, La Sportiva, Petzl, Lowa, and more! FREE & open to the public!
Check it out, find what you've been wanting to do, and give us a call! Achieve your winter goals!
Hope some of you can make it!
IMCS Climbing School