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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 7:24p on 02/28/15 - Temperature: 19.2 F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 19.2 F - Barometric pressure: 30.057 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Rising Slowly - Humidity: 47 %
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Climbing Area Index / Cathedral Ledge / Rollin' & Tumblin' (5.10b)
Directions:  Look for a left-facing corner 40' right of Pooh
Description: Not done very often, but it's actually has some pretty cool climbing. The name comes from the trundling done on the first ascent.
    Pitch 1: Climb the dirty corner to the ledge. (5.9)

    Pitch 2: Traverse left on the flake to a thin crack, climb the crack over the bulge (crux) to a ledge. (5.10b)

    Pitch 3: Climb a hand-crack to a ledge. (5.8+)

    Pitch 4: Just right of Pooh step into a dike, step right onto a face on chicken-heads and continue over a bulge to a slab to the top. (5.9R)

Gear: standard rack
Descent: rappel or finish on another route to the top
History:  August 1976 - Ed Webster, Joe Lentini, Ajax Green

 

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