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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 11:09a on 06/24/15 - Temperature: 73.5 įF - Wind speed: 5.0 mph - Wind chill: 73.5 įF - Barometric pressure: 29.338 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Rising Slowly - Humidity: 31 %
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The White Mountain Report: Jun 11th, 2015
I didnít get to climb so far this week, too much work and 2 days of rain. Thatís right, I actually do have work to do folks. Occasionally I have to put on my software engineer hat and actually attempt to be gainfully employed. [grin] And I know we all like strings of dry bluebird days, but we actually do need the moisture. The 2 day rain we had was just what the doctor ordered - mostly constant drizzle that soaked in, and didnít just run off. We did however, have one really huge downpour on Tuesday night as a thunderstorm blew through. Fortunately it only lasted about 15 minutes tho, so there werenít any flash-floods.
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X4 Camelots
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The new X4 Camelots are BD's latest addition to their 4-camming device collection. They claim that they are great for everything from big-wall to your basic day-to-day trad climb. So do they hold up to expectations, can they be a replacement for the classic C4's, and how do they compare to the ever popular C3's?
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A superb climb which doesn't come in every year. Get it when you can. Very sustained and often thin.

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Latest Article: Making A V-Thread
V-thread ice anchors are an easy, secure and inexpensive rappel anchor for ice climbing. In this article I will describe how to make the anchor, how to use it, what kind of gear is needed, and how to make your own tool. Everything about v-threading is easy and they have become popular at ice crags all over the world.
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