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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 10:59a on 01/25/21 - Temperature: 25.7 °F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 25.7 °F - Barometric pressure: 29.894 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Steady - Humidity: 32 %
IceCON 4. Climbs are IN at the usual places and generally at consensus ratings.
4 out of a possible 5
Climbing Area Index / Trollville (Duck's Head) / Purple People Eater (M5)
Purple People Eater
Jamie Leef making it look easy. It's not!
Photo by Al Hospers
Directions:  The obvious corner on the right side of the crag.
Description: This one will definitely keep your interest. Overhanging all the way, it takes strength to make it to the top.
    Pitch 1: Climb a little ice to a big ledge then climb the corner to the top.

Gear: standard rock rack and a couple of screws if there is any ice on the route (rare)
Descent: rappel from trees with one rope or walk off right
History:  WInter  - unknown

 

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