This area has some very clean, very featureless (read: very runout) and quite excellent pure-friction routes.
Walk along the base to the right-hand side of Rainbow.
Browse More Classics in The Perfect Wave
Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Perfect Wave:
Perfect Wave 5.7 Trad, 3 pitches, 200 feet
Take A Giant Step 5.8+ R Trad, 3 pitches, 200 feet
Featured Route For The Perfect Wave
pitch 1: Make your way to the belay ledge w/small birch tree. 5.4, 40ft.pitch 2: Move up and right towards two well placed, but hard to find bolts (drilled by hand on the lead). Bolts protect the crux, then layback from vertical flakes to fixed slings. 5.7pitch 3: Run it out to the anchor or trees. ...[more] Browse More Classics in NH