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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 12:59a on 12/17/17 - Temperature: 10.6 °F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 10.6 °F - Barometric pressure: 30.037 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Rising Slowly - Humidity: 61 %
IceCON 2. Some trade routes are climbable, even in lower elevations.
2 out of a possible 5
Climbing Area Index / Saco Crag / Inter-galactic Youth Hostel (5.10)
Directions:  About 30 feet left of the start of Roadside Attraction - around the corner to the left (toward Cathedral) in behind some trees.
Description: Climbed on Todd's wife, Donette's, first trip to NH. Since Roadside Attraction was named for the Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, they decided to call this one the Inter-galactic Youth Hostel.
    Pitch 1: Climb a steep, shallow groove/flake ending in pretty much the same spot as Roadside Attraction. The crux is at the start.

Gear: standard rack
Descent: walk off
History:  September 22,1994 - Todd Swain, Donette Swain, Dick Peterson

 

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