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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 5:28a on 08/22/14 - Temperature: 78.1 F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 78.1 F - Barometric pressure: 29.566 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Steady - Humidity: 100 %
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The Home of New England Climbing
Climbing Area Index / Mineral Site Ledge / The Open Book (5.9)
Directions:  Look for an obvious ramp that looks suspiciously like the first pitch of Upper Refuse.
Description: no description available
    Pitch 1: Climb the easy angled ramp (something like the first lead of Upper Refuse) in the middle of the cliff to reach the 45-50' high open book which you follow to the top of the cliff. The crux is the final 15 or 20 feet of the route.

Gear: standard rack
Descent: Descend by rappelling the route. A single 60-meter rope doubled reaches to easy down-climbing. Or, you can easily walk off from the top of the cliff by heading south.
History:  September 25,1998 - George Hurley, Michael Kahn

 

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