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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 9:54a on 02/27/15 - Temperature: 16.9 F - Wind speed: 5.0 mph - Wind chill: 16.9 F - Barometric pressure: 29.708 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Rising Slowly - Humidity: 25 %
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 / Cathedral Ledge / The Hobbit (5.13b /c PG (5.12aX))
Directions:  Start between Bongo Flake & Mines of Moria, (right where the boulder meets the cliff).
Description: Possibly the hardest trad route in New England with major committment!
    Pitch 1: Make a series of dynamic lunges to horizontals, over the roof & up the face past 2 bashies on right. Crux requires a green alien or an offset cam behind questionable flake. There is scary runout climbing above over second roof.

Gear: standard rack with small cams
Descent: rappel
History:  November 18,1999 - Peter Viato, Tim Kemple

 

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