NEClimbs - information for New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont rock and ice climbers
Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 3:54a on 03/03/15 - Temperature: 17.5 F - Wind speed: 8.0 mph - Wind chill: 11.3 F - Barometric pressure: 29.648 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Rising Slowly - 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
The Home of New England Climbing
Climbing Area Index / Whitehorse Ledge / Star Of David (5.10b /c)
Directions:  Basically follows the Myth of Sisyphus ice climb.
Description: Another cool route by Bill Lowther who put up Lost Souls and Jacob's Ladder.
    Pitch 1: Climb the first pitch of Inferno and belay at the niche.

    Pitch 2: Step out right at a bolt and follow more bolts and some gear to a gear anchor in a right facing corner.

    Pitch 3: Climb the corner through the bulge to an oddly placed bolted anchor.

    Pitch 4: Pull over the roof, climb up making a difficult mantel move and eventually head right, finishing at the anchor at the 4th pitch of Lost Souls.

Gear: standard rack with tricams for pitch 1
Descent: rappel down Lost Souls with 2 ropes
History:  Bill Lowther, Herb Stillman

 

NEClimbs on Facebook
NEClimbs on Facebook
RSS Reader Feed
RSS Feed for NEClimbs, the New England rock and ice climbing resource
Bagels Plus
Adventure Spirit: Rock+Ice+Alpine Experiences
International Mountain Equipment
Hyperlite Mountain Gear
Julbo: The world needs your vision
NorthEast Mountaineering
International Mountain Climbing School
Cathedral Mountain Guides
Sponsors & Donors
View Current List