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Lion's Head

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About Lion's Head:

A rock buttress high on the ridge above the Cutler River as it drains out of Tuckerman Ravine. Blocky faces on the southern and eastern Aspects, dihedrals on the southwestern aspect
Approach: Lion's Head Trail to rap down to base. Tuckerman Ravine Trail for tenacious bushwacking to a difficult scree approach to base
Approach Time: 2 hrs 20 min from Pinkham Notch parking
Latitude, Longitude: 44.26392, -71.29196
Access Issues: Tread lightly in the Krumholtz
Rock Type: Gneiss
Type of Climbing: Trad
Sun Aspect: All Day Sun


SequenceSequence numbers indicate the left (L) to right (R) order of the routes. Rating Route Difficulty Ascents
Average Rating = 4.00/5 sw dihedral 5.9 1