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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 5:29a on 03/26/19 - Temperature: 24.2 °F - Wind speed: 4.0 mph - Wind chill: 22.4 °F - Barometric pressure: 30.069 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Rising Slowly - Humidity: 25 %
IceCON 3. Ice generally available in the usual places, many climbs fat.
3 out of a possible 5
Climbing Area Index / Dickey Mountain / Learn To Swim (5.11b)
Directions:  This is the left most route in the Ocean area. It begins at a stance beneath a small roof/overlap at a bolt.
Description: Learning To Swim is unique in that it actually has a few stances between the cruxes!
    Pitch 1: It is best to clip the first bolt with a locker and then unclip from it when clipped into the second bolt. Make a hard move at the 1st bolt past another to a horizontal crack (med/lg cam). Continue past 5 more bolts to a two bolt lower off. 75ft, 5.11b

Gear: Standard rack
Descent: 

 

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