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Welch and Dickie Area Rock Climbing 


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Location: 43.90459, -71.5885 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

The Welch and Dickie Area comprises all the climbing accessed off the Welch and Dickie Trail. This area has a lot of diversity. From sweeping, exposed slabs, to hard boulder problems, there's something for everyone at Welch and Dickie.

Getting There 

All climbs are accessed off the Welch and Dickie loop, one of the most popular hiking trails in the White Mountains.

Climbing Season

For the WM: Waterville Valley area.

Weather station 3.5 miles from here

73 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',10],['3 Stars',25],['2 Stars',27],['1 Star',10],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',9],['5.7',7],['5.8',6],['5.9',9],['5.10',5],['5.11',15],['5.12',1],['5.13',1],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',7],['V2-3',11],['V4-5',4],['V6-7',2],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Welch and Dickie Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Welch and Dickie Area:
The Shutdown   V5 6C     Boulder   Lower Bowl : Shutdown Boulder
We Who Wander    V7 7A+     Boulder   Lower Bowl : The Wander Boulder
Dead Toe   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Sport   Dickey Ledge : The Beach
Goosebumps   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   Dickey Ledge : The Beach
Dark Crack   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 85'   Dickey Ledge : The Dark Side
Lurking Right   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 85'   Dickey Ledge : The Dark Side
Highway Star   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 80'   Dickey Ledge : The Beach
Slab Therapy   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, Sport, 40'   Dickey Ledge : The Beach
Lurking in the Bushes   5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 70'   Dickey Ledge : The Dark Side
Subversive Behavior   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 150'   Dickey Ledge : The Ocean
Hermits Hideout   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   Dickey Ledge : The Dark Side
Boat Ramp   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 45'   Dickey Ledge : The Ocean
The Stack   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad, Sport, 2 pitches, 80'   Dickey Ledge : The Dark Side
Spinning Wheels   5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a     Sport   Dickey Ledge : The Beach
Fern Crack   5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a     Trad, 1 pitch, 40'   Dickey Ledge : South America Wall
Brain Cramp   5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a     Trad, Sport, 100'   Dickey Ledge : The Ocean
The Horcrux   5.13c 8a+ 30 X- 31 E7 7a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   Dickey Ledge : South America Wall
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The Horcrux 5.13c 8a+ 30 X- 31 E7 7a  NH : WM: Waterville Valley : ... : South America Wall
One of the most stunning features I have ever climbed which tops out to a picturesque New Hampshire mountain scene. The line was pointed out to me many years ago by a friend and I never forgot about it. A perfect corner with one black wall that is nearly featureless and dead vertical and one white wall that is steep and has decent holds but only just enough.The route can be broken in to 3 sections: -It starts with a big move to a sloping ledge and a mantle to a no hand rest followed by a tricky ...[more]   Browse More Classics in NH

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