During Ice Fest our headquarters is the ultimate “toy shop” that a climber can dream of. From clothing to gear if it is made for ice climbing, you’ll find it here! All of the leading manufacturers will have booths set up displaying and selling the latest and greatest gear with sales representatives on hand to answer any questions you might have. And that’s not even the best part! As a participant at the Michigan Ice Fest you are entitled to a 20% discount on all purchases made during the festival.
From now until Ice Fest we will be giving you a sneak peak on a small sampling of what you can expect to find in the sponsor booths!
Rab Women’s Neutrino Endurance Jacket
The Women’s Neutrino Endurance Jacket has become the benchmark technical down jacket for modern mountaineering and light-weight ascents, perfect for UK and alpine winter conditions.
With revised styling, an increase of 25g insulation and the addition of YKK® AquaGuard® zips throughout, the Women’s Neutrino Endurance Jacket offers exceptional levels of warmth, functionality and packability. Using 216g/8oz (UK 12) of high quality 800FP European Goose Down, this jacket features a combination of Pertex® Quantum and Endurance fabrics and water-resistant Pertex® facings at the cuffs and hem. This revised version of the Women’s Neutrino Endurance Jacket an updated down-filled helmet-compatible hood, now with a Velcro-free roll down system for stowing away the hood.
Arc Teryx Alpha FL Glove
Lightly insulated, waterproof, technically oriented dexterious glove ideal for lead ice climbing and alpine routes. Alpha Series: Climbing and alpine focused systems | FL: Fast and Light.
The North Face Ice Project Pack
Designed with feedback from mountaineering icon and TNF athlete Conrad Anker, this fully featured 45-liter climbing bag is purpose-built from the inside out to intuitively haul your gear and organize your ice tools. The large D-style opening is insulated, allowing you to sit comfortably on the flap while adjusting crampons in the snow.
FITS Sock Heavy Expedition Boot Sock
The ultimate combination of Merino Wool for cold weather insulation and the performance that comes from a perfect fit. There is no other heavy weight sock that can make this claim. If there were we would have made it! This sock is loaded with 100% Merino Wool on the inside against your foot so all you feel is comfortable and dry.