Crevasse rescue training at the MCA's Basic Mountaineering School.

Photo by Dean Carman.

Climber on seracs on the Matanuska Glacier during the annual MCA ice climbing festival.

Photo by Wayne Todd.

The Bomber hut, built in 1990, it is part of the Bomber Traverse, but can also be utilized as an overnight destination.

Photo by Seth Weingarten.

Bird Peak from Esbay Peak. Chugach State Park.

Photo by Wayne Todd.

MCA Ice Climbing Festival Sept 13-15, 2019

The 2019 MCA Ice Climbing Festival is happening Friday September 13th through Sunday September 15th. Registration opens 8/10-9/9. Check out the Ice Fest page to get more details and registration information:

http://www.mtnclubak.org/index.cfm/What-We-Do/MCA-Training/MCA-Ice-Climbing-Festival


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