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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 4:59a on 11/12/19 - Temperature: 40.1 °F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 40.1 °F - Barometric pressure: 29.677 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Falling Rapidly - Humidity: 100 %
IceCON 0. Minimal ice available for the hard core and mixed aficionados!
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The White Mountain Report: Nov 8th, 2019
WE'RE now at that shoulder season where there is no ice to climb, there is no snow to ski and yet it's cold and damp and not a great time for doing many of outdoor things we all love to do - like rock climbing and cycling. It's going to get here of course, but in the interim we have to get through the next 4-6 weeks.
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Mount Washington Valley Ice Fest
Mount Washington Valley Ice Fest
The MWV Ice Fest is considered one of the premier climbing events in the country. For 27 years it has provided a great opportunity for those attending to network, socialize, try new gear and participate in multiple day courses, one-day technical clinics and privately guided climbs. Don't miss it!

January 31 - February 2 in North Conway, NH.
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ERGONOMIC Ice Axe
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After climbing for 15 seasons with the original Petzl ERGO ice tool, how does the new(ish) ERGONOMIC stack up?
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Dropline in very early conditions.<br />
Saturday, November 9, 2019
Dropline in very early conditions.
Saturday, November 9, 2019
Selected Ice Conditions effective November 8, 2019
It's been in the mid-20's all day with snow flurries. Stay tuned folks, if it stays like this...who knows!
Huntington Ravine OUT  
Repentance OUT  
Standard Route OUT Click to see route picture.
Dracula OUT Click to see route picture.
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One Of Our Articles: Making A V-Thread
V-thread ice anchors are an easy, secure and inexpensive rappel anchor for ice climbing. In this article I will describe how to make the anchor, how to use it, what kind of gear is needed, and how to make your own tool. Everything about v-threading is easy and they have become popular at ice crags all over the world.
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