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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 3:24p on 04/18/15 - Temperature: 56.9 F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 56.9 F - Barometric pressure: 29.192 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Falling Rapidly - Humidity: 54 %
IceCON 2. Some trade routes are climbable, even in lower elevations.
2 out of a possible 5
The Home of New England Climbing
Climbing Area Index / Trollville (Duck's Head) / Purple People Eater (M5)
Purple People Eater
Jamie Leef making it look easy. It's not!
Photo by Al Hospers
Directions:  The obvious corner on the right side of the crag.
Description: This one will definitely keep your interest. Overhanging all the way, it takes strength to make it to the top.
    Pitch 1: Climb a little ice to a big ledge then climb the corner to the top.

Gear: standard rock rack and a couple of screws if there is any ice on the route (rare)
Descent: rappel from trees with one rope or walk off right
History:  WInter  - unknown

 

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