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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 5:28a on 08/22/14 - Temperature: 78.1 °F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 78.1 °F - Barometric pressure: 29.566 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Steady - Humidity: 100 %
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The Home of New England Climbing
Climbing Area Index / Dickey Mountain / Resident Evil (5.10d)
Directions:  A left facing corner just past a flake of rock leaning against the cliff is The Stack.
Description: An area classic.
    Pitch 1: Start below the right side of the jutting blocks above. Face climb past 2 bolts into a chimney formed by the stacked blocks. From atop the block that forms the chimney’s left side, step right into a slanting crack then up past bolts and horizontal cracks to the final 2 bolts protecting the crux. Lower off 90ft. 8 bolts and normal rack with some large cams. 5.10d

    Variation Instead of climbing into the chimney follow a horizontal crack right to a vertical finger and hand crack that rejoins the regular route. 5.9

Gear: Standard rack + draws
Descent: Rappel
History: 

 

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