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Lower Microwave Area
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Lower Microwave Area  


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Submitted By: Christopher Gagne on Nov 14, 2010
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Description 

The lowest and tallest cliff at the Microwave area.

Getting There 

The quickest and easiest way to the Lower Microwave Area is to walk past the reflector (south) towards the top of the left side of the Middle Microwave Area. Turn left and follow a small ramp down to a large flat area and the Middle Microwave wall, face the same way you came down, work your way down another ramp, follow the cliff band to its end. Look down hill, with your back to the cliff, and you'll find a faint climbers trail. Follow this trail down and to the left, you'll pass an alcove with several cracks in it. Proceed past these and down hill.

Climbing Season



Weather station 8.4 miles from here

7 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',1],['5.8',1],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',1],['V2-3',1],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Lower Microwave Area:
Mircowave crack   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 30'   
Leave the Lobster   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 30'   
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Mircowave crack 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b  NH : Pawtuckaway : ... : Lower Microwave Area
Work parallel cracks to the first horizontal break, step up and into crack jam, lay back crack to the top.Belay from tree or build gear anchor in the block just behind the tree. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in NH

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