Tag: Winter

Mount Washington, NH, Ice Axe

Mount Washington, March 2015

The first time I visited New Hampshire's Mount Washington in the winter and attempted to visit its infamously windy and icy summit, I made a vow to go back each and every winter ...

Ice Axe Basics

How to Use an Ice Axe

I can't deny it, I love my ice axe. Honestly, it would be a little crazy if I didn't. That mass of aluminum, stainless steel and/or other lightweight metal can quickly attain BFF ...