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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 7:24a on 03/06/15 - Temperature: -4.6 F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: -4.5 F - Barometric pressure: 29.866 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Rising Slowly - Humidity: 62 %
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Climbing Area Index / Cathedral Ledge / Final Gesture (5.7+)
Final Gesture
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Photo by Dave Lottman
Directions:  Accessed from Black Lung or Upper Refuse. 40' above the Black Lung Belay look for a bulge on the left. The climb makes an unlikely step-across a heads up to a large block with a crack on its right.
Description: An interesting finish for Upper Refuse of Black Lung.
    Pitch 1: Step across on top of the bulge at a pin. Climb the face past a vertical groove to the crack on the right side of the large block. Wallow over the block and continue to trees at the top.

Gear: standard rack & #3 Camelot.
Descent: walk off
History:  April 27,1974 - Paul Ross, Ajax Green

 

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