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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 1:54a on 03/04/15 - Temperature: 23.2 įF - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 23.2 įF - Barometric pressure: 29.087 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Falling Rapidly - Humidity: 93 %
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Climbing Area Index / White Ledge (Albany) / Men in Bright Lycra (5.7)
Directions:  Start as the same as Out of the Forest.
Description: There is a strait up version at the top but it was done ground up and didnít have time to clean it on the lead, but it will be done.
    Pitch 1: Climb the crystals until youíre on top of a ledge then break right until you are under a brown slab. Place gear and climb up on the brown slab and run it out until you are under a twin roof (crux). Traverse right under the roof to gain a finger crack and then surmount the roof. Climb up to a large low angle slab then traverse way left and finish up a blocky arÍte. 150'

Gear: A normal rack up to #2 Camelot
Descent: Rappel the route
History:  November 8,2012 - FRA. Joshua Corbett and James Dickson

 

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