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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 9:29a on 07/19/19 - Temperature: 76.3 °F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 76.3 °F - Barometric pressure: 29.721 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Falling Slowly - Humidity: 79 %
BugCON 5: climbers AND belayers require mosquito net & DEET for survival
5 out of a possible 5
Climbing Area Index / Whitehorse Ledge / Sea Of Holes (direct finish - 5.8) (5.8)
Directions:  starts at the beginning of the 4th pitch on Sea Of Holes
Description: This makes for a great finish to an already very nice climb.
    Pitch 4: Climb the crux bulge (5.7) and move up to the arch. Move left onto the upper slab (awkward) past a hidden finger pocket (5.8). Continue up the slab to a 2-bolt anchor.

Gear: standard rack and double ropes
Descent: Continue up and right, joining the Dike Route to a pine tree. (5.6) Keep going up and right on easy ground, eventually joining Standard route. (5.2) OR rappel the route in 4 raps with 2 ropes.
History:  May 1994 - Alain Comeau, Mike Hardert

 

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