NEClimbs - information for New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont rock and ice climbers
Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 9:28a on 10/24/14 - Temperature: 58.6 F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 58.6 F - Barometric pressure: 29.174 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Steady - Humidity: 100 %
BugCON 0: no bugs anywhere to be seen
0 out of a possible 5
The Home of New England Climbing
Climbing Area Index / Humphrey's Ledge / Barking Dog Crag (WI 3)
Barking Dog Crag
Brad White (IMCS) soloing the fat bulge on the right. Notice the steep icicle on the right that forms almost every year.
Photo by Al Hospers
Directions:  Hike up the hill to the right of the last house in that area. It is the one with all the weird junk. DO NOT park in the driveway, tho it is usually plowed. If you park with your car on the road you WILL be towed. Park at the Gazebo a bit further north on West Side Road.
Description: This is really an area, not a single climb. There are numerous flows, runnels and pillars in the woods all over the area between this and Black Pudding, none really named. The right side is a great place to take a small group as top ropes can be easily set up either by climbing the large flow or walking around on the right.
    Pitch 1: climb something to the top

Gear: standard ice rack
Descent: rappel the route or walk off right
History:  WInter  - Tod Swain did a lot of climbs in this area as have a lot of other climbers over the years.

 

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