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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 5:29p on 12/14/17 - Temperature: 12.9 °F - Wind speed: 4.0 mph - Wind chill: 7.7 °F - Barometric pressure: 29.668 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Rising Rapidly - Humidity: 34 %
IceCON 2. Some trade routes are climbable, even in lower elevations.
2 out of a possible 5
Climbing Area Index / Pinkham Notch: Detention Crag / Freezer Burn (WI 4+)
Freezer Burn
Photo by Brad White
Directions:  The pillar about 40' right of Detention Corner, in the center of the crag
Description: In good conditions it might be WI 4, but can be candled and harder. Your mileage will vary! Steeper than it looks.
    Pitch 1: Climb the steep pillar to awkward ice-steps. Continue to the trees.

Gear: standard ice rack
Descent: Rap from trees using a single rope.
History:  January 22,2005 - Brad White, Jamal Lee-Elkin

 

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