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The Widowmaker Area

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Paint Chips 
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Widow Leftside 

The Widowmaker Area Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Jay Knower on Nov 23, 2012


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The Widowmaker Area from the top of the Corridor B...


This area is named after a fallen tree that is suspended above the boulders.

Getting There 

Directly uphill from the Corridor Boulders, the Widowmaker Area consists of a jumbling of smaller boulders before you get to the big House Boulder uphill.

Climbing Season

For the WM: Waterville Valley area.

Weather station 9.7 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

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Rock Climbing Photo: Kayte midway on Double Heelix

Double Heelix V4 6B  NH : WM: Waterville Valley : ... : The Widowmaker Area
Some people don’t like lip traverse boulder problems. Those people have not climbed Double Heelix. Start on the far right on the obvious spike. Throw a heel up, and start traversing left, past a slopey section, an awkward section, and to the left corner. Top out. Now that’s what a lip traverse is supposed to be. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in NH

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Rock Climbing Photo: Widowmaker Area 1. Double Heelix 2. Paint Chips 3....
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