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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 10:00a on 07/04/22 - Temperature: 70.8 °F - Wind speed: 1.0 mph - Wind chill: 70.8 °F - Barometric pressure: 29.944 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Falling Slowly - Humidity: 13 %
BugCON 4: almost too intense for climbing, DEET required
4 out of a possible 5
Climbing Area Index / Woodchuck Ledge (Eagle Ledge) / Rogers Spire (5.5)
Rogers Spire
Directions:  The right facing corner and obvious chimney on the far left side of the Catipillar Wall.
Description: This is as classic a chimney climb as the Weissner Route on Humphrey's. It is a very cool route. Roger Martin soloed it on his FA.
    Pitch 1: Chimney up the corner and behind the spire until you get to a mass of slings wrapped around the point of the spire.

Gear: standard rack, but you'd have to work at it to fall out
Descent: rappel the route with 1 rope
History:  April 1972 - Roger Martin

 

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