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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 1:28a on 08/01/14 - Temperature: 72.1 F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 72.1 F - Barometric pressure: 29.605 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Rising Slowly - Humidity: 100 %
BugCON 2: some mosquitoes, possible blackflys swarming with minimal biting
2 out of a possible 5
The Home of New England Climbing
Climbing Area Index / Cathedral Ledge / Royal Arches Reminiscense (5.10b)
Directions:  Start the same as Worm Drive on the 5.9 slab of the Prow.
Description: Rarely done, and possibly rightly so... Without the tree to make the start into the crack it may be impossible.
    Pitch 1: Climb the slab (5.9R) and traverse right to the pine tree.

    Pitch 2: Step left (5.10b) and face climb a detached flake (5.9) to the fence on the tourist lookout.

Gear: standard rack
Descent: walk off
History:  September 1,1973 - Ajax Green, Jeff Pheasant, Joe Cote

 

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