NEClimbs - information for New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont rock and ice climbers
Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 5:29a on 02/20/17 - Temperature: 31.4 F - Wind speed: 5.0 mph - Wind chill: 31.4 F - Barometric pressure: 29.912 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Rising Rapidly - Humidity: 28 %
IceCON 4. Climbs are IN at the usual places and generally at consensus ratings.
4 out of a possible 5
The Home of New England Climbing
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

 

NEClimbs on Facebook
NEClimbs on Facebook
RSS Reader Feed
RSS Feed for NEClimbs, the New England rock and ice climbing resource
New England Mountain Guides
International Mountain Climbing School
Cathedral Mountain Guides
White Mountain Hostel
NorthEast Mountaineering
Mooney Mountain Guides
Adventure Spirit: Rock+Ice+Alpine Experiences
International Mountain Equipment
Bagels Plus
Julbo: The world needs your vision
Sponsors & Donors
View Current List