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Wankan Eye 

Glen Boulder Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 3,729'
Location: 44.2379, -71.2745 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Morgan Patterson on Sep 19, 2011
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Morgan Patterson, Glen Boulder - Kinickinick (V9)


Glen Boulder, visible to travelers on Route 16, is a glacial erratic curiously perched on the Presidental Ridge in Pinkham Notch. There are also a few problems located in the Boulders in the parking lot, I recall one hard project too probably V9ish or so.

Getting There 

This steep climb leaves Route 16 from the Glen Ellis Falls Parking area. The trail rises above treeline at a relatively low elevation, passing two trail junctions, crossing brooks, and traversing open rocks on it's way to Glen Boulder. The views along the way are tremendous.

Climbing Season

For the WM: Pinkham / Presidentials area.

Weather station 2.4 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

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Rock Climbing Photo: Photo: Brian Post

Kinickinick V9 7C  New Hampshire : WM: Pinkham / Presidentials : Glen Boulder
Traverse from lower left side, around corner and up across the top of the overhanging face. If you are facing the boulder looking down hill walk around left to hanging corner, start with decent hold and heel hooking to move uphill around the boulder and topout above Wankan Eye. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in New Hampshire

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