Monthly Archives: December 2017

Friends, Family, Highlights 2017

Memories of a fantastic year with so many wonderful people. Thank you all for the time spent together on these days on the rock, ice, mountains. Its 2018 and I am ready to do it again – enjoy!!! Lake Willoughby … Continue reading

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A Cold Cold World!!!

Mike and Jackson were both psyched for a NH ice climbing trip. We had planned the date over a month ago, our schedule was set. With the current arctic air mass locked into place I knew the day would be … Continue reading

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Northeast Mentorship Event – Ice Climbing Guides!!!

It was on a September day rock climbing at Whitehorse Ledge that the idea of a Northeast Mentorship Event for Ice Climbing Guides was mentioned by Ted Teegarden. Ted was psyched, as an AMGA guide, an AMGA ambassador, a passionate … Continue reading

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Irish Drool

Kinsman Notch is a small ice climbing area located in a sheltered forested location minutes away from Lincoln NH. The routes are all single pitch with one exception the Beast. The small size of the area does not reflect the … Continue reading

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The Dark Crystal – A Cannon Testpiece!!!

The Dark Crystal, an ice route I have been tempted to climb for many┬áseasons. The steep yellow drips of ice look enticing from the lower Black Dike pitch. The climb is barred by a thin mixed section which always looks … Continue reading

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