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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 2:59a on 07/05/22 - Temperature: 55.4 °F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 55.4 °F - Barometric pressure: 29.974 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Steady - Humidity: 62 %
BugCON 4: almost too intense for climbing, DEET required
4 out of a possible 5
Climbing Area Index / Cathedral Ledge / Black Lung (5.8)
Black Lung
Jeff Cavicchi
Directions:  Start just right of the Upper Refuse ramp on top of a small ledge.
Description: Well protected, strenuous and a great situation.
    Pitch 1: Scramble up on the ledge right of the Upper refuse ramp. Climb the crack until it joins with Upper refuse at a 3-pin belay. The upper section is well protected, but slightly overhanging. Think stem!

Gear: standard rack
Descent: finish as desired
History:  October 1,1972 - Henry Barber, Dave Cilley, Frank Dean

 

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