Though not as quite concentrated as the Central Davis Area, The Upper Davis Area has some interesting problems and a very unique feel. All of the problems can be found in relation to The Old Old Wooden Ship, a huge ship's prow of granite just right of the trail. There is a lot of potential here, but the rock seems a bit more sharp than the Central Davis Area.
Just past the Shallow Corner Boulder.
Weather station 9.7 miles from here
9 Total Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Upper Davis
Mark 12:28 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c V2-3 5+ NH
: Waterville Valley
: ... : The Old Old Wooden Ship
Very good climbing, solid moves on positive holds. The hardest moves are in the first 10-15 feet then it eases to 5.9/VO moves with big holds.I would put this route at the level of Black Jack Crack in Rumney as far as quality.I first top roped this with a mini ascender and back up knots, took some lead like falls and dialed in the moves. After I realized that the hardest climbing was at a safe height, the landing is flat, and was overall a reasonable risk I completed the route by bouldering/free...[more] Browse More Classics in NH
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