• Ice Climbing School – March 17th

    Ascent NB will be holding an Ice Climbing School on Saturday, March 17th! This full day event costs $100 for non-members (this includes an Ascent NB membership thru April 1st 2019!!!) and $60 for members (including FitRocks and UNB Rock and Ice members!). Half of the fee is required as a non-refundable deposit, and no […]

  • Ice Climbing School – Feb 10th

    This class is now at capacity. Stay tuned for another Ice Climbing School later in the season. Ascent NB will be holding an Ice Climbing School on Saturday, February 10th! ┬áThe event will be held at Mt Misery on the Kingston Peninsula. This full day event costs $100 for non-members (this includes an Ascent NB […]

  • Access Alert: Parking @ The Hatchery & Parlee Brook

    The Hatchery Not long after the Hatchery Ice Crag was developed several years ago, Ascent New Brunswick secured an access agreement with a landowner that would permit climbers to cross a piece of land between the parking area on Parlee Brook Road and the cliff. We have worked hard to maintain this access but the […]

  • Walton Glen Gorge Climbing Access

    Ascent New Brunswick recently received a letter from the New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources concerning Walton Glen Gorge. The Walton Glen Gorge is part of a provincial Class II protected area and as such has some strict guidelines concerning activities occurring there. Lately, there has been some media attention brought to the area and […]

  • Access Announcement

    Ascent New Brunswick is thrilled to announce that it has successfully negotiated with CFB Gagetown for better access to Welsford Crags! Over recent years, there have been a lot of closures of Welsford climbing areas due to military training exercises on the base. We recognized that our cliffs were included in a large area where […]