Patagonia Announces Second Athlete Fo...

Patagonia Announces Second Athlete For 2017 Ice Fest!

She’s back!  After making her first Michigan Ice Fest appearance last year we are excited to announce that Anne Gilbert Chase will be returning to Munising!  We are so proud that industry leader Patagonia has once again signed on as a sponsor for the 2017 Michigan Ice Fest graciously sending Anne.  She did an amazing […]

Vince Anderson Joins the 2017 Michiga...

Vince Anderson Joins the 2017 Michigan Ice Fest Line Up!

    This week the Michigan Ice Fest staff will be traveling out west to secure athletes for the 2017 Michigan Ice Fest.  We are happy to report before even getting on the plane we received a message that Patagonia was able to secure Vince Anderson for the fest!  Many Ice Fest veteran’s remember Vince’s […]

Michigan Ice Fest 2017 Registration O...

Michigan Ice Fest 2017 Registration Open!

We are so excited to announce that our Title Sponsor Black Diamond is back for another year and that we have registration open and classes are starting to fill!  We have lots of new and exciting things to announce in the next month or so but lets start with a few things that last years […]

Michigan Ice Fest 2016 Photo Contest ...

Michigan Ice Fest 2016 Photo Contest Winner!

Well the votes have been cast and our Michigan Ice Fest family has spoken! Over the past couple of weeks we’ve been blown away by how many great entries we have gotten for our 2nd annual photo contest.  There were hundreds of photos on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter with the tag #Michiganicefest2016.  If you haven’t looked […]

Ice Conditions 3-6-16

Ice Conditions 3-6-16

Mild temperatures have ascended on the Upper Peninsula and the climbing today was just down right fun!  Once again almost all seeps are in and climbable, quite large as a matter of fact.  True water falls are blown out and may not recover this year.  Barring huge rain we should be able to climb throughout […]

Ice Conditions Report 3-4-16

Ice Conditions Report 3-4-16

While regionally there has been significant warn ups and much rain, the U.P. has been spared and our ice conditions are holding their own. This coming weekend should be stellar for those wishing to get out a few more times.  As usual, all seeps are in excellent conditions and most pillars are still standing.  The […]