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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 6:29p on 01/18/19 - Temperature: 20.9 °F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 20.9 °F - Barometric pressure: 29.906 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Steady - Humidity: 94 %
IceCON 5. Superb New England ice climbing. Even many of the climbs that form rarely are IN.
5 out of a possible 5
Climbing Area Index / Cathedral Ledge / 007 (5.9+)
Directions:  Start as for Thin Air.
Description: Not done too often but deserving more attention.
    Pitch 1: Climb the first pitch of Thin Air to the 2-bong belay. (5.2)

    Pitch 2: Climb up to a bolt then continue up and right to the left edge of the Thin Air buttress. Follow the undercling up and left, then step over to a ledge. Belay at the anchor on D'Arcy's Traverse. (5.9+)

    Pitch 3: Step right on the D'Arcy Traverse ramp continuing up to a ledge. (5.7)

Gear: standard rack
Descent: finish as desired
History:  September 1,1977 - Doug Madara, Paul Ross

 

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