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Current conditions in North Conway, NH at 7:59p on 06/24/17 - Temperature: 66.7 °F - Wind speed: 0.0 mph - Wind chill: 66.7 °F - Barometric pressure: 29.573 in - 3 Hour Barometer Trend: Rising Rapidly - Humidity: 87 %
BugCON 4: almost too intense for climbing, DEET required
4 out of a possible 5
Climbing Area Index / Cathedral Ledge / Goofer's Delight (WI 3 II)
Goofer's Delight
Frank Carus in very thin conditions
Photo by Al Hospers
Directions:  Hike uphill to Thin Air and continue up to obvious smear of ice just right of the Big Flush.
Description: Although usually thin and hard to protect, this can be a fun climb in a neat location.
    Pitch 1: Climb the ice smear, past a bulge 2/3 of the way up and belay at the cave on the Airation ledge.

Gear: standard ice rack with some stubbies
Descent: Rap from the cave with 2 ropes, or swing left to a tree ledge and down the Flush with one.
History:  WInter 1978 - John Bragg, John Bouchard, Henry Barber

 

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