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Profile Cliff

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Profile Cliff  


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Location: 44.1769, -71.6874 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Jay Knower, M Sprague, lee hansche, Jeffrey.LeCours, Robert Hall, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: nhclimber on Apr 27, 2009
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Description 

Above Echo Lake in Franconia Notch State Park is a beautiful secluded cliff that should be more popular. Sunny and southwest facing with no apparent seepage and quality quartzy rock.

Getting There 

Break left and uphill just before you get to echo and follow the natural grade of the land the it'll bring you to the cliff. Keep on trending up and right and you'll get there. Early season is dry, but cold.

Climbing Season



Weather station 7.4 miles from here

5 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',2],['5.10',1],['5.11',1],['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]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Profile Cliff:
Natural High   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, 1 pitch, 180'   
Birthday Bolts   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13     Trad, 2 pitches   
Numb From The Waist Down   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13     Trad, 1 pitch, 180'   
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Diane on a Natural High

Natural High 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  NH : WM: Franconia Notch : Profile Cliff
One of the most popular routes at Profile. Climb easy rock up to a stance, below a right facing corner. Protect, and make a balancy move right onto the main face (crux). Continue up for almost a full ropelength to the top of Profile cliff and a 2 bolt anchor with rap rings (2 ropes needed to get down).The bolt you see at the beginnig of the climb on a steeper face is the direct start variation and goes at 5.9....[more]   Browse More Classics in NH

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By M Sprague
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From: New England
Aug 20, 2013
Could somebody who is familiar check and see if I have the map correct? Thanks.
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