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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 8:29a on 07/03/22 - Temperature: 61.5 °F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 61.5 °F - Barometric pressure: 29.826 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Steady - Humidity: 58 %
BugCON 4: almost too intense for climbing, DEET required
4 out of a possible 5
Climbing Area Index / Crag Y / Last Laugh (5.11d)
Directions:  Begin below a large roofed dihedral near the right-hand side of the lower Sunkist Wall.
Description: This climb has great variety and perfect rock
    Pitch 1: Traverse ten feet right under a huge flake, then hand traverse back left again on top of the flake to gain entrance to the dihedral. A bolt protects stemming up to the main roof; traverse right to a belay ledge with pitons. 60', 5.10d

    Pitch 2: Step left off the belay onto an exposed, bulging wall. Wicked moves lead up past two bolts to a rest at a horizontal crack. Easier thin cracks (5.9) continue straight up to the top. 60', 5.12c

Gear: Standard Rack
Descent: rap the route
History:  July 30,1987 - After several attempts Jim Ewing and Larry Hamilton finally made the first ascent.

 

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