When In Town- Look Around!

When In Town- Look Around!

  Our home for the Michigan Ice Festival has always been Munising, a quaint town nestled on the southern shore of Lake Superior.  The town features several unique shops offering climbers and their families a taste of good ole middle America.  The following businesses are strong supporters of our event, so after your climb stop […]

Climbs Classes Are Scheduled On

Climbs Classes Are Scheduled On

Just a reminder that the Michigan Ice Fest will be conducting classes Wednesday through Sunday at Ice Fest.  That means classes will be on the following climbs starting at 9am each day: We appreciate if folks can stay away from these areas during class times.  Please note new this year there will be NO CLASSES […]

Mountain Hardwear Warming Stations!

Mountain Hardwear Warming Stations!

  Remember those brutal conditions last year?  We do too.  White out conditions, -20 degree wind chills, and wishing that shuttle bus makes it back to the pick up before things get desperate.  Not to worry this year!  Our Gold Level Sponsor Mountain Hardwear is sending 2 of their Space Stations for us to use […]

Online Registration Is Closed- Still ...

Online Registration Is Closed- Still Want To Participate?  Register at the Door!

Our online registration closed last night to give organizers a few days to dial in our system for checking in.  Still want to participate?  Stop by the Ice Fest Headquarters in the Community Center in Munising and head on over to our registration table!  Prices are: $55.00 to register and $40.00 if you need demo […]

Ice Conditions Report 2-4-17

Ice Conditions Report 2-4-17

Our latest ice conditions report brings good news from the north!  Lots of cold temps in the last few days have brought our pillars back into climbing shape!  Thanks to Colten, David, John and Angela for sending in photos of their climbs yesterday giving us a look at the progress of the individual climbs.  Looks […]

Camp USA Climb Reminder!

Camp USA Climb Reminder!

Don’t forget on Saturday and Sunday out at the Demo Curtains, Brett Merlin of CAMP USA will have a route set up where you can demo Cassin Climbing tools and crampons!  Be sure to come out and give this route a spin with these beautiful tools!   X-DREAM The X-DREAM incorporates a patented adjustment system […]