The Main Area contains many of the routes described in the guide. This section offers great climbing in the 2-4 range. Most of the routes can be rapped with 1 rope but some require 2. It is easy to walk around to where a single rope rap is available.
The approach trail (if its there) will bring you this area. It is the far right end of the Mt. Avalon flows.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Main Area:
Tally Ho WI2 Ice, 1 pitch, 120 feet
Dang's Gully WI3 Ice, 55 feet
Mellow Yellow WI3 Ice, 90 feet
The Battle of the Bulge WI3-4 Ice, 100 feet
Featured Route For Main Area
The Battle of the Bulge WI3-4 NH : *NH Ice and Alpine Climbing : ... : Main Area
The Battle of the Bulge is rated a 3 in the book. The bulge is huge and has many ways to take it on. Staying on the right of the bulge will keep it in the 3 grade. Taking the bulge up the center makes it more in the 4 range. Climb the beautiful bulge to the shelf. Finish up the second tier to the trees above....[more] Browse More Classics in NH