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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 11:24a on 03/03/15 - Temperature: 25.7 F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 25.7 F - Barometric pressure: 29.744 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Falling Slowly - Humidity: 20 %
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Climbing Area Index / Cathedral Ledge / The 5.8 Linkup (5.8)
Directions:  Start at Funhouse.
Description: A collection of pitches from separate climbs makes for a superb combination going from the bottom of the cliff all the way to the top.
    Pitch 1: Layback the left-hand start of Funhouse to the tree ledge. (5.8)

    Pitch 2: Climb the 3rd pitch of Orc, the handcrack. Belay at the nice ledge in the Ballroom. (5.8+)

    Pitch 3: Climb the headwall to the ledge below Upper Refuse. (5.8)

    Pitch 4: Climb Black Lung. (5.8)

    Pitch 5: Climb the Final Gesture, the alternate finish to the upper section of Upper Refuse. (5.7+)

Gear: standard rack
Descent: walk off
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