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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 / Darcy's Traverse (5.6)
Directions:  Left of the start of Thin Air look for 2 small ledges just off the ground.
Description: Nice climbing and an interesting way to hook up with Thin Air.
    Pitch 1: Face climb right of the two ledges past a couple of pins. Continue past the large horizontal crack to a ledge with a 2-bolt anchor. (5.5)

    Pitch 2: Make a traverse right along an obvious crack system to a good ledge just left of the Thin Air line. (5.4)

    Pitch 3: Keep going right and connect with the third pitch of Thin Air. (5.6)

Gear: standard rack
Descent: finish as desired
History:  July 1955 - Ray Darcy, Fran Coffin

 

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