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Gardner's Trail
A rocky and technical singletrack. Near Littleton, New Hampshire
Page Hill Loop
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Saco River Trail
A very easy trail designed for mom, dad, and the kids. Near Bartlett, New Hampshire
Tent Boulder Trail
Awesome trail features make a great woods ride. Near North Conway, New Hampshire
High School Loop
Fast singletrack and forest roads with a long, fun descent. Near North Conway, New Hampshire
Mineral Site Trail
A fun singletrack descent on the lower section. Near North Conway, New Hampshire
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WM: Albany Area Rock Climbing 

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The start of the 120 foot finger crack on pitch 2.


work in progress - Areas surrounding the towns of Albany and Madison south of Conway

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Weather station 6.8 miles from here

49 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',28],['2 Stars',16],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in WM: Albany Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for WM: Albany Area:
Carter Ledge Direct    5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a PG13     Trad, 3 pitches, 500'   Carter Ledge
Living the Dream    5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a     Trad, 4 pitches, 500'   Carter Ledge
Go West Young Man   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 4 pitches, 400'   White Ledge : Main Wall
Old Route   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 4 pitches, 300'   White Ledge : Main Wall
Blister in the Sun   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 150'   White Ledge : East Buttress
Manifest Destiny   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, 4 pitches, 460'   White Ledge : Main Wall
The Tao of Dow   5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13     Trad, 120'   Albany Slabs
Trail of Tears   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 4 pitches, 430'   White Ledge : Main Wall
Eminent Domain   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 4 pitches, 360'   White Ledge : Main Wall
Fool's For A Day   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13     Trad, 120'   Albany Slabs
Reelin' In the Fears   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b X     Trad, 120'   Albany Slabs
White Riot   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b     Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 60'   White Ledge : Main Wall
If Dogs Run Free   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 2 pitches, 140'   Band M (CLOSED)
Hercules   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 45'   Band M (CLOSED)
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Featured Route For WM: Albany Area
Rock Climbing Photo: The start of the 120 foot finger crack on pitch 2.

Go West Young Man 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  New Hampshire : WM: Albany Area : ... : Main Wall
P1 – Same start as “Manifest Destiny”. Start at the toe of rock. Climb the slab via the center clean streak to a bolt at 25’. Climb slightly right to a short headwall, joining Illusion of Prosperity at a ledge. Climb flakes and thin cracks up and then left to a tricky step over at the left edge of the headwall onto a slab. Climb the easy slab to the right tree on the big ledge. Continue up the left facing corners above the tree moving slightly right to a two bolt anchor on a nice wide ledge....[more]   Browse More Classics in New Hampshire

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By M Sprague
From: New England
Jan 10, 2017
It would be great to have a little write-up about the bouldering around Whitton Pond, if anyone is familiar with the area.

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