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4 Mar 2018
“Great climb today with Guide Paul McCoy”
19 Feb 2018
“Wonderful experience”
In business for 30 years, this prestigious climbing school offers comprehensive climbing programs including mountaineering instruction, international expeditions and guided climbs for scalers from beginners to experts.
2733 Main St, North Conway, Conway, NH 03860
+1 603-356-7013
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

We had originally indicated to Paul that we wanted to climb in Huntington Ravine today, but after a nine hour hike in deep snow yesterday (North Slide, Mount Tripyramid, NH), we arrived at IMCS this morning with a desire for something with a more moderate...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Maury W
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Charlie was the guide for the ice climbing trip, and the experience was wonderful. He's knowledgeable, friendly, and very easy to talk to. We would use this guide service any time we're in the area.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank worthj1970
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

If you are climbing in the White Mountains this is the place to hire a guide. We have climbed several times with different guides and they are unfailingly professional, knowledgeable, and extremely safe. Brad, who runs the school, is great to deal with in the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank JLS102704
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We went with Paul for our first climb. (mom, Dad and kids 12 & 14)It was very well organized and we all had a great time. Very patient and knowledgable. Would definitely recommend it to others.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Hector1776
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Grant was an AWESOME guide! Such a great teacher- so patient, enthusiastic, and supportive. I'm a total newbie- I can't believe he managed to help me get past my initial intense fear of falling! My boyfriend and I had a great time. Everyone else in...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank els2171
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Very knowledgable and patient instructor. Easy access to some beautiful learning terrain. My kids and I felt completely safe the whole time. FYI: My youngest and I are not big fans of high places, so feeling safe was a big deal.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank themarkleary
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Quality, high end products and staff that know their stuff. They have both new and used/consignment items. If you have any questions, they're eager to help and get you the right product for your needs.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Skippermark
Reviewed 2 June 2015

I am from north of Montreal Quebec and a few weeks ago I went to North-Conway NH on a hiking weekend. I took the opportunity to go shopping and found that the International Mountain Equipment store had a pair of telemark bindings that I wanted....More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Rheal O
Reviewed 19 March 2015

We have used International Climbing School four different times. We always have a great guide who is very knowledgeable. As we don't climb often enough to consider ourselves competent on anything that can't be top roped, we love to expand our knowledge with them. It's...More

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank LeslieMa
Reviewed 19 February 2015

There is a lot of climbing experience in this store. Well worth the stop to check it our and chat with their very knowledgeable staff.

Date of experience: September 2014
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