15th annual Valdez Ice Climbing Festival
February 12 - 15, 1999

Frozen Waterfalls have drawn ice climbers from around
the world to Valdez, Alaska for this unique and festive occasion...

Friday, 12 FEB 99 @ 7pm - 12pm
  • Bonfire, Barbeque, and Bouldering down at the spit by the small boat harbor $5.00- Catering by Chef Geidt

Saturday, 13 FEB 99

  • @ 7am - 9am All you can eat Breakfast at Chinooks Books and Coffee $6.00
  • @ 7pm - 9pm Spahgetti Feed at Casa Valdez $10.00
  • @ 12pm - 5pm Highest Clip wins on Tunnel Vision M8

Sunday 14 FEB 99

  • @ 7am - 10am  Breakfast at Oscars
  • @ 10am - 4pm Ice Craft exhibition  Bridalveil Falls
  • @ 4pm Speed climbing
  • @ 7pm-12pm   Awards Banquet and slide show with ***Charlie Sassara***

  •    ***Carl Tobin*** at the Tsaina Lodge
    Monday 15 FEB 99
  • @ 7am - 10am  Breakfast at Oscars


'99 Director's Summary

Results '99

Online Slide Show

Prizes donated by 
Alaska Mountaineering and Hiking, Beaver Sports, Chugach Mountain Adventures, C3Verts - The climbing snowshoe, The Prospector (Valdez), Valdez Kayak Supply, and The Access Fund.
The '99 T-shirts are in!  Buy yours at Beaver Sports 
-The Ice Festival Headquarters - 

A BIG Thanks to our Sponsors:

Ice Climb Valdez spacer The Access Fund
Alaska Mountaineering and Hiking
Arts Design, Valdez
Beaver Sports Sporting Goods Valdez / Fairbanks
Bolle goggles and glasses
C3Verts - The climbing snowshoe
Chugach Mountain Adventures, Valdez
Clippership Motorhomes, Anchorage
Mooses Tooth Brewery - Anchorage, Alaska
St. Elias Alpine Guides / Richard Villa
The Prospector Sporting Goods Valdez / Fairbanks
Tsaina Lodge,  Thompson Pass
The Valdez Convention and Visitor's Bureau - Tourist information online
Valdez Village Inn
Valdez Medical Clinic and Kayak Supply
Voilè Mountain Equipment

For Climbing information Contact: Come to the Ice Fest
or for
Travel and Lodging
Traveler's guide to Valdez, Alaska

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