Ladd Raine sticking the crux move on Trillium
Bald Knob is a peak that forms the southern end of Acteon Ridge in the Waterville Valley Area. Unlike most of the peaks nearby, there is no trail to the summit of Bald Knob. Because of this, the hike to Bald Knob has become a relatively popular bushwhack (is there such a thing?) for experienced hikers in the area.
You can't get there from here!
Seriously, though, there is no trail to the summit of Bald Knob. Most people bushwhack in from the south.
Weather station 4.4 miles from here
66 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',20],['2 Stars',31],['1 Star',10],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Bald Knob
Browse More Rock Climbing Classics in Bald Knob
Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Bald Knob :
Featured Route For Bald Knob
Trillium V5 6C NH
: WM: Waterville Valley
: ... : Yellowjacket Boulder
Trillium climbs up the central face of the Yellowjacket Boulder and tops out at the shelf at about two-thirds height. Start with your left hand on a sloping sidepull and your right hand on a sloping crimp. Make a dynamic move to a good pocket and follow crimps and pockets to a tricky move to the lip. Top out on the ledge.The climb is so named because one of the pockets up top is filled with three perfect little stones. All three wiggle in the pocket, but can't be pulled out. It seems like there ...[more] Browse More Classics in NH