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Coffin, The 
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Welcome to the Machine 

The Coffin 

WI4+

   
Type:  Ice, 2 pitches, 150'
Consensus: WI4 [details]
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Submitted By: nhclimber on Aug 21, 2009

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Description 

When we did this route we started up a scratchy wide crack just to the start of the Machine. From there easy climbing to a good belay ledge. Thin climbing up into fat awesome ice with some really neat caves and steep sections. Always a good rest when you need one.

Location 

Between Welcome to the Machine and Dracula.

Protection 

Screws and a few rock pieces.


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By Gabe13
From: Eaton Center, New Hampshire
Feb 28, 2014

There are several ways to gain the upper, yellow ice. L to R: The scrappy chimney mentioned above by nhclimber (protects well with small-medium cams and good fun), a thin ice groove (with shrubbery) up the front of the buttress, or a delicate tiptoe past small trees way over by Dracula. The upper ice is wide, several independent lines are possible.