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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 6:59p on 01/18/19 - Temperature: 20.0 °F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 20.0 °F - Barometric pressure: 29.903 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Steady - Humidity: 94 %
IceCON 5. Superb New England ice climbing. Even many of the climbs that form rarely are IN.
5 out of a possible 5
Climbing Area Index / Rainbow Slabs / Tsunami (5.6)
Tsunami
Photo by Maury McKinney (IMCS)
Directions:  Look for a left-leaning dike in the middle of the slab. Starts on a tree ledge, 40' off the ground.
Description: Nice climbing with reasonable protection, at least on the first pitch!
    Pitch 1: Climb the dike up and left past a pin and several natural threads. Layback the flake to the belay slings. (5.6)

    Pitch 2: Climb the unprotected slab to the 2-bolt anchor below the trees or continue to the top.

Gear: standard rack
Descent: rappel the route
History:  1975 - Joe Cote, Michael Hartrich

 

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