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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 11:29a on 06/20/18 - Temperature: 77.1 °F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 77.1 °F - Barometric pressure: 29.690 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Falling Rapidly - Humidity: 35 %
BugCON 5: climbers AND belayers require mosquito net & DEET for survival
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Climbing Area Index / Cathedral Ledge / Repentance (WI 5 III)
Repentance
George Hurley motoring up pitch 1, Spring 2003
Photo by Al Hospers
Directions:  The left of two large chimney climbs located 300' left of the North End cracks.
Description: A classic New England runnel climb with an alpine ambience. Steep, unrelenting, with many complex and committing sections.
    Pitch 1: Climb the runnel to a 2-bolt belay at a ledge on the left.

    Pitch 2: Pull over an often thin curtain (crux) into the narrow runnel. Follow the runnel to a belay on the left.

    Pitch 3: Step right, climb a curtain and follow the ice up to a large chockstone. Pass the chockstone on the left (crux) and belay in the trees.

Gear: standard ice and rock racks
Descent: walk off to the right down the climber's trail
History:  WInter 1973 - John Bragg, Rick Wilcox

 

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