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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 9:54a on 11/27/14 - Temperature: 35.5 F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 35.5 F - Barometric pressure: 29.329 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Rising Rapidly - Humidity: 69 %
IceCON 1. Climbs just coming in or only in upper elevations like Ravines.
1 out of a possible 5
The Home of New England Climbing
Climbing Area Index / Frankenstein Cliff / Angel Cakes (WI 5 II)
Angel Cakes
photo taken from Rt. 302
Photo by Al Hospers
Directions:  You can just make the climb out from the road at the entrance to the Dry River Campground. From the Amphitheater, hike up the Frankenstein Ravine Trail that goes just right of Chia. Hike up the trail and break off right & uphull to the upper tier.
Description: Steep and unrelenting are the words to describe Angel Cakes. It doesn't always come in, but when it does...grab it.
    Pitch 1: Just climb it!

Gear: standard ice rack
Descent: rap from trees or walk off
History:  January 1977 - Jim Dunn, Franck Venroy

 

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