The White Owl Face and Laughing Owl Area make up the right side of the Left Cliff. When walking right under the cliff from the approach trail, in a few hundred feet, will be before you and to the right, the shear White Owl Face, making up the right side of a huge corner. This face is home to a number of super classic one pitch Owl's test pieces, including Brady Libby's 12c finger crack, "Crack of the Future", Ward Smith's sport routes "Owl Cliff Club" 12b/c, "Attack of the White Owl" 5.13b (sandbag), and Jerry Handren's gem "White Owl" 11d/12a, another of Owl's classic finger cracks.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for White Owl Face and Laughing Owl Area:
The Egg Cracker 5.10c Trad, 1 pitch, 90 feet
The Owl Cliff Club 5.12b/c Sport, 1 pitch, 70 feet
Crack of the Future 5.12c Trad, 1 pitch, 60 feet
Attack of the White Owl 5.13b Sport, 1 pitch, 65 feet
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Crack of the Future 5.12c NH : Owl's Cliff (off Kancamagu... : ... : White Owl Face and Laughing...
A tour de force..a wonderful trad line that has been called one of the best crack climbs in NH, though it actually climbs more like a really fun intricate face climb, well protected by small wires and cams. You do have to know how to finger jam though. Good foot work is a must.The White Owl Face has two classic finger cracks. This is the left hand, harder one, that shares the same start as the sport route that goes out the central flake, "The Owl Cliff Club". Where the sport route heads up and ...[more] Browse More Classics in NH