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East Slab Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Michael Z. on Oct 26, 2011


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A bit more wild than some of the other areas on the ledge. This is a low angle 200 foot slab with a short 10 foot vertical headwall at the top. Some newer bolts and old pins can be found and any number of variations can be climbed up this slab.

Getting There 

Follow the climbers trail along the base of the cliff northeast past the The Dark Side to reach the base.

Climbing Season

For the WM: Waterville Valley area.

Weather station 4.3 miles from here

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Rock Climbing Photo: Nearing the summit of The Flatiron

The Flat Iron 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a  NH : WM: Waterville Valley : ... : East Slab
The left most route in this area ascends the slab that effectivily divides the east slabs from the Dark Side area. Long Pitch! Ascend the slab past two bolts towards a break in the tree band above (possible belay). Through the break up the left margin of the slab/arete past 2 more bolts and a pin to anchors. Rap to the woods with one rope. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in NH

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Rock Climbing Photo: Looking back towards the Dark Side.
Looking back towards the Dark Side.

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