I’m really in the mood for ice climbing now. It’s always like this in the fall. You know, rocks are always wet from rains, snow is a few more weeks off… But it’s always the ice I yearn for the most.
I was drooling over the Petzl movie below, just yesterday. It features – along with funny French dudes – speedclimbing sensation Ueli Steck doing their things on Ben Nevis:
OK, this is mixed climbing, which is even more fun.
Of course, when it comes to Europe, the talk is normally about Chamonix- at least for most of us. Even our company can’t miss the opportunity and do a couple Chamonix Ice Climbing workshops this winter.
Hey, almost half the readers on this blog are from the US, so it ain’t fair that we always rave about Europe, right? Here is a good NG blogpost on a perhaps less well known US spot way up in Montana… in their Best American Adventures series.
Have fun and share with us here some of your favorite ice climbing locations and