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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 10:54a on 02/28/15 - Temperature: 23.5 °F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 23.5 °F - Barometric pressure: 30.087 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Steady - Humidity: 26 %
IceCON 5. Superb New England ice climbing. Even many of the climbs that form rarely are IN.
5 out of a possible 5
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Climbing Area Index / Crack In The Woods Cliff / The Crack In The Woods (5.10d)
The Crack In The Woods
Justin Preisendorfer making it look easy
Photo by Maury McKinney (IMCS)
Directions:  The picture-perfect hand crack splitting an overhanging dihedral.
Description: Generations of aspiring crack climbers come to test themselves on this perfect crack. IF they can find it, that is!
    Pitch 1: Crack climbing doesnít get a lot better than this! Though only 80í, youíll be happy to get to the top.

Gear: standard rock rack with doubles in the medium range
Descent: rap from anchor
History:  October 1973 - Jim Dunn, Michael Hartrich

 

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