NEClimbs - information for New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont rock and ice climbers
Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 11:00a on 03/18/19 - Temperature: 24.8 °F - Wind speed: 4.0 mph - Wind chill: 23.1 °F - Barometric pressure: 30.096 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Steady - Humidity: 25 %
IceCON 3. Ice generally available in the usual places, many climbs fat.
3 out of a possible 5
Climbing Area Index / Cathedral Ledge / Heather (5.12b)
Directions:  All the climbs in this area are located on the ledge above the Thin Air face. Usually they are accessed from the top, walking down the trail to the climber's-right of the buttress. Heather is the 3rd climb from the left, just right of the Airation crack.
Description: While not as serious as Stage Fright, it has its moments and is quite sustained.
    Pitch 1: Start up behind the tree to the right of Airation and climb the good finger crack to its top, step left to a smallish ledge on the left. Step back to the right and climb pas a pin to the second crack, continuing to the top.

Gear: wires and small cams
Descent: 
History:  October 10,1980 - FFA: Rick Fleming; FA: Ed Webster & Sam Sargent, June 1976

 

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