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3. "Bore Tide Slab" / a.k.a "Left Slab"

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3. "Bore Tide Slab" / a.k.a "Left Slab" Rock Climbing 


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Location: 44.19378, -71.39589 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Jay Knower, M Sprague, lee hansche, Jeffrey.LeCours, Robert Hall, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Robert Hall on Sep 23, 2015
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Description 

The "Bore Tide Slab" / a.k.a "Left Slab" is the large slab a few hundred yards left of the "Main Slab".


"Chinos" have shown routes on this slab in the photo. Thanks !

Getting There 

See the "Getting There" description in "Far Left Slab".

Climbing Season

For the WM: Crawford Notch area.

Weather station 5.8 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in 3. "Bore Tide Slab" / a.k.a "Left Slab"

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for 3. "Bore Tide Slab" / a.k.a "Left Slab":
Bore Tide    5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b R     Trad, 3 pitches, 1100'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: If you see an area of clearing you can see the 1st...

Waveland 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13  New Hampshire : WM: Crawford Notch : ... : 3. "Bore Tide Slab" / a.k.a...
This is a variation to "Candyland" that starts on "The Wave" for 2 pitches and then stays left and continue up "Candyland". We feel it makes for a much more natural line and doesn't change the grade much. We did it in 7 + 1 pitches (more on the "+1" in a moment).I would recommend just doing the 7 pitches and then rap off, unless you are ready for adventure in a vertical forest. It becomes vertical bushwacking mountaineering at its best(worst?)Pit...[more]   Browse More Classics in New Hampshire

Photos of 3. "Bore Tide Slab" / a.k.a "Left Slab" Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Bore Tide & Above (Candyland area shown with yello...
BETA PHOTO: Bore Tide & Above (Candyland area shown with yello...
Rock Climbing Photo: Approach(s) to the Bore Tide slab and "Far Le...
BETA PHOTO: Approach(s) to the Bore Tide slab and "Far Le...
Rock Climbing Photo:  "Left Slab"...about 600 yds Left of the...
BETA PHOTO: "Left Slab"...about 600 yds Left of the...
Rock Climbing Photo: Upper Candyland area, Cropped for upper cliff only
BETA PHOTO: Upper Candyland area, Cropped for upper cliff only
Rock Climbing Photo: Upper slabs around Candyland from different angle
BETA PHOTO: Upper slabs around Candyland from different angle

Comments on 3. "Bore Tide Slab" / a.k.a "Left Slab" Add Comment
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By chinos
Mar 15, 2016
I have been working on figuring out established lines on this section. It is starting to come together. Anyone with info please add and help organize a confusing MT. Webster area.
By Sean T.Bowen
From: New Boston,NH
Aug 2, 2017
Any one have any photo's of Candyland 5.7 as seen in Jon Sykes The Notches Guide (pg.'s 48-50) Especially the headwall and final alcove ! The Descent seems adventurous, really wondering if the top of the mountain is reachable and a hike down is an option ! 1,300 ft. sounds like a blast !

Thanks ahead of time
By Robert Hall
Administrator
From: North Conway, NH
Aug 3, 2017
I just posted what I have:3 photos. Not much detail because of foreshortening. Best angle would be from somewhere high on the Willey-side of the notch, but many trees there. (Photos are from the RR tracks at the level of the base of Willey's Slide; it really needs to be 1000 ft higher. )

The yellow dash is where Sykes shows Candyland to exit the top of the Bore Tide slab.

I'll see if he can draw the route into the more "telephoto" of the photos.
By Sean T.Bowen
From: New Boston,NH
Aug 4, 2017
Thanks Robert....That helps a lot ! When I do it, I'll be sure to post the shot's ! Sean

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