The Alcove section of the Lower Area has some steeper and much cleaner rock. It offers some good pumpy climbing.
First section you come to from the lower area approach trail.
Weather station 1.5 miles from here
7 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For The Alcove
Pump Up the Valuum 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b NH
: Lakes Region
: ... : The Alcove
Look for a large flake up high to locate the climb. Start up the slab corner for 25' placing gear. At the overhang fire straight up on great holds with excellent movement past 3 bolts. Take care when using the massive flake. 2 bolt anchor awaits at the top....[more] Browse More Classics in NH