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Cauliflower Gully 

South Face - Upper Rock Climbing 


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Location: 44.20336, -71.4105 View Map  Incorrect?
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The view from the top of Cauliflower Gully

Description 

The South Face of Mt. Willard is clearly visible from Rt. 302 as one drives up Crawford Notch. This often results in dangerously erratic driving by certain members of our community as they take their eyes off the road to check out conditions. Please pull over to gawk.

Most of the routes are in the lower tier but one can climb to the summit and hike out on the Mt. Willard Trail (1.6 miles, 40 mins.). Cauliflower Gully is the most common route to the top.

Getting There 

To access these routes, climb any route on the Mt. Willard South Face - Lower.

Climbing Season

For the Mt. Willard (Ice) area.

Weather station 4.8 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in South Face - Upper

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for South Face - Upper:
Cauliflower Gully   WI2-3     Ice, 1 pitch, 150'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Cauliflower Gully (red)

Cauliflower Gully WI2-3  New Hampshire : * Ice and Mixed Climbing : ... : South Face - Upper
Cauliflower Gully is a good way to reach the summit of Mt. Willard after climbing any of the routes on the lower south face (Cinema Gully through Gully 1).Depending on conditions and where you start climbing, you may need to do it in two pitches.To descend, top out and follow the well-marked Mt. Willard Trail (to the right/northeast) about 40 minutes (1.6 miles) back to the train depot at the Highland Center. You can also rappel but, depending on conditions, you may need an intermediate ...[more]   Browse More Classics in New Hampshire

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