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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 6:54p on 03/05/15 - Temperature: 14.6 F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 14.6 F - Barometric pressure: 29.600 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Rising Rapidly - Humidity: 30 %
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 / Orc (5.8)
Directions:  Look for a right-facing corner about 40' right of Fun House.
Description: Obviously there was a period when all the climbers were reading Tolkein!
    Pitch 1: Climb the dirty corner to a ledge.

    Pitch 2: Climb the chimney to a ledge at the Ballroom. (5.8)

    Pitch 3: Climb the face (small gear) to a dirty groove. Be careful of loose rocks. Continue to the trees just below Upper Refuse. (5.8)

Gear: standard rack
Descent: rappel from the Ego Trip tree or finish on one of the upper tier routes
History:  October 1971 - Bob Anderson, Mark Haymond, Eric Radack
FA: Larry Poorman, John Merrill - April 12, 1970

 

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