Beginner/Intermediate Ice Climbing and Experienced Winter Hiking

Leaders
Blox Bloxham (she/they) (CSI), Daniel S. DeLuca (B coI coS), Nick Lingler (CI)
Program
Winter School
Type
Ice climbing
Trip level
BI
Trip date
Sunday, January 16th, 2022
Difficulty rating
Intermediate
Prerequisites
Confident top-rope belayer. Have ice climbed before. Capable winter hiker.

Beginner/Intermediate ice climbing for both those new to ice climbing and those who've ice climbed before. There is a potentially long approach hike so we ask that you be an experienced winter hiker.

When and Where

Ice climbing at a TBD location in Crawford Notch (possibly Avalon, Texaco, or Arethusa Falls). Will meet at ~8:30 at the TBD trailhead on Sunday.

Who

Anyone with experience in winter hiking and a desire to try ice climbing or those that want to continue to build their ice climbing skills.

Driving

If you are not willing to drive with other people in your car, please update your lottery preferences as "not driving".


Signup

Algorithm
first-come, first-serve
Maximum participants
4
Signups opened at
Jan. 12, 2022, noon
Signups closed at
Jan. 13, 2022, 11:59 p.m.
Notes
  1. Briefly describe your previous ice climbing / rock climbing experience
  2. Briefly describe your winter hiking experience
  3. What do you hope to practice on this trip?
  4. With which devices are you comfortable top-rope belaying?
Signups for this trip are closed.