One of my favorites things about the climbing community is its diversity. The Mount Washington Valley Ice Fest draws people from near and far with varying backgrounds and climbing experiences. You can find first-timers, dirt-bags and professionals alike, all taking to the frozen waterfalls that are scattered around the picturesque area.
This is the second year that I’ve received the opportunity to volunteer and document this awesome event. Spending the weekend in my old backyard, and a few shameless hours at Frontside Grind with some familiar faces, is well worth the trek home.
Here are a few of the shots I got: