All the ice is about thirty feet high or less. The far left side has most steepest ice and some climbs will need trad gear. The far right has bulging with steep height ice and some ceiling dry point neighboring ice potential. Think environmentally friendly first to the exposed moss ledges, please. The ice is thick enough and it has height from this year's drought, possibly?
Take the trail to the 5.8 Crag. Left side ice is at the cliff line and the right side is far up the trail right.
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Road Side Diner WI3-4 Trad, Ice, 1 pitch, 30 feet
Crystal Balls WI3-4 Ice, 1 pitch, 30 feet
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Road Side Diner WI3-4 NH : *NH Ice and Alpine Climbing : ... : 5.8 Crag
Straight forward climbing for most of it. There is the hollowness of the ice curtain though. Trad gear is reassuring on this kind of ice. The trad gear goes in on the left side where the ice meets the rock. Top off is awkward going up and out left onto the ledge. Then there are trees higher up for anchoring. ...[more] Browse More Classics in NH