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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 3:59a on 01/18/19 - Temperature: 6.8 °F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 6.8 °F - Barometric pressure: 30.152 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Falling Slowly - Humidity: 58 %
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 / Lost Ledge / Found Arch (5.8)
Found Arch
Dave Lottman
Directions:  Start just left of Lost Arch, just right of Groov' In.
Description: Fun 5.6-5.7 slab climbing with a 5.8 crux.
    Pitch 1: Climb up past a small overlap to a bolt. Balancy moves past another bolt (5.8), to a stance at the 3rd bolt. Step left to cleaner rock then straight up past 2 more bolts to a two-bolt rappel anchor above the exfoliating arch.

Gear: 5 draws
Descent: Rappel with one 60m if you are comfortable downclimbing 20ft of 5.2 slab.
History:  October 14,2004 - David Lottmann, Bob Ahearn, Shelley Corrigan

 

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