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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 9:00p on 06/17/19 - Temperature: 60.8 °F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 60.8 °F - Barometric pressure: 29.845 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Rising Slowly - Humidity: 50 %
BugCON 5: climbers AND belayers require mosquito net & DEET for survival
5 out of a possible 5
Climbing Area Index / CMC Craig / Handrails (5.5)
Directions:  Start at the base of a large oak tree, about 5' right of Gamma Ray and about 16' left of Abstinence. A few ribs (or rails) angle slightly right.
Description: This route is easy to protect and would be a good choice for a beginning leader.
    Pitch 1: Follow the "handrails" until near the top; then angle left on obvious holds. 55' 5.5

Gear: standard rack
Descent: Rappel from a sling with a chain link on a tree about 10' back.
History:  October 26,2012 - George Hurley, David Giampietro, Joe Perez

 

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