Oliverian Notch Rock Climbing
Owls Head cliff has ice climbing that has run out multiple pitch climbs of (W3), too a shorter single pitch single pitch 300ft wide section of various difficulty climbs (W2-4). Across Route 25 going uphill south to find the Appalachian Trail, after about !+ miles is a bog, and after crossing it in snow shoes (a must because of bog heat) at it's south eastern corner uphill there is a minute ravine with three distinct 100+ft ice flows of (W3+-4). This minute ravine was the most unknown ice ravine in N.H. That is up till now.
Take Route 25 to Oliverian Notch. Park where you won't interfere with snow plowing.
Climbing Season For the * Ice and Mixed Climbing area.
Weather station 0.4 miles from here
4 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Oliverian Notch
: * Ice and Mixed Climbing
: Oliverian Notch
The (W4) section that is on the far western side is a bitch to get off of because it is a flat top exit off of the pillar. After the pillar is (W3) to the top off at large pine trees. The pillar is about twenty ft. high. East of the pillar the rest of the wall is (W3) bulges and (W2)ramps. The eastern side is higher possible 200ft. I don't know the length precisely, because every climb here I free soloed. ...[more] Browse More Classics in NH
By Jason Gates
Feb 4, 2015
the weather link is attached to Randolph NH, beware.