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    Update – Peregrin Closure Lifted at Cochrane Lane!

    Great news – the Peregrin falcons have moved on for the season! As such, the area closure around the nesting site in the “L-Shape” is now over and all climbs are open.  Unfortunately, it does not appear that the Peregrines were successful this year. Happy sending!

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    Membership Renewal Changes and Member Cards

    Here is an important message regarding membership renewal. As some of you may be aware we are about to change the timing of membership renewal for all members.  Beginning in 2017, April 1 will be the ANB membership renewal date as opposed to scattered throughout the year as it is now.  The reason for the […]

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    Welsford Rendezvous

    Hey folks Ascent New Brunswick is hosting the first ever Welsford Rendezvous this September 24 at Cochrane Lane in Welsford.  The purpose of the event is to gather our community of climbers from both the past and present to hang out, socialize and partake in the day’s events. We are planning to have climbing comps, […]

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    Climber Self-Rescue II Recap

    Ascent New Brunswick held its second self rescue training session on Sunday, April 16th, this time at the familiar Lookout at Cochrane Lane Cliffs, Welsford, NB. Once again the event was a great success! 6 instructors led 15 eager and adept participants through Climber Self-Rescue II. Several rather involved skills were covered on a beautiful day that would have otherwise been spent […]

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    Self-Rescue I Recap

    Ascent NB recently held its first ever Climber Self-Rescue I course! A big thank you to CFB Gagetown and Renée Racine for hosting the event. SRI was a success with 15 participants and 7 instructors spending the day at Base Gagetown’s climbing wall covering the knots and skills necessary in self-rescue situations. It was a lot of information for one day, but everyone […]