In Crawford Notch, east of Mt Willard is Mt. Tom. There is a lot of snow fields on this side of Mt. Tom and left of all this snow is one descent ice route.
Ice climbing guide books have the way there unknown to me. I went down the railroad tracks from the Crawford House, parking lot. Guessed I had gone far enough on the tracks and headed up to the left side of the higher up snowfield slopes and saw the ice curtain on the left. Not sure on the GPS
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Guide to New England ice climbing has described a different route. Its was named Tom's Donut. I don't know anything about this climb. The 1986 guide has the route and description in it I believe. I don't recall the name, maybe its Tom's Donut. Climb the curtain for 20ft crux and continue grade WI3 bulges to trees. The ice continues at WI2 and WI1 for hundreds of feet more with trees and escape anytime after first serious pitch. ...[more] Browse More Classics in NH
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