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Eastern Sierra Ice Report – November 22, 2014

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Howdy ice climbers! It’s been a while, how have you been? It’s fall and we have emerged from a bit of a cold spell. It is no surprise that we receiving inquiries on ice conditions. We are excited about it too, but this is the time of year when options are limited and young ice is at it’s most fragile. In Lee Vining Canyon the Chouinard Falls has a bit of climbable thin ice. We don’t recommend people to go there …

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Eastern Sierra Ice Report – March 18, 2014

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Hi there ice climbers! Well as you may have noticed, Our ice report got a facelift along with our entire website. Unfortunately, we are guides and are not really competent with websites. If you are reading this you may be interested in one last ice climbing hurrah here in the Eastern Sierra. If that IS you, then read on… This winter has been one for the record books. California experienced the driest winter on record in many locations including the …