Type: 
Alpine
Pitch: 
# Alpine
(Commitment)
Alpine
(Technical)
Alpine
(Mt Cook)
Ewbank Aid Water Ice Mixed Boulder
(Hueco)
Length Bolts Trad
100180050m0Y
 A direct line on the centre of the north-east face of Barrier Knob. Starts approximately 20m left of Quiet Earth on the left side and lowest point of the slabby ‘bulge’ in the face. . From the névé climb up to shallow horizontal overlap. Turn this at left end and climb right-trending grooves and slabs for a few metres before heading straight up to belay.
200160040m0Y
 Climb up slabs and into prominent left-facing corner. Up this to a large belay bollard and ledge.
300170060m0Y
 Climb beautiful textured rock up shallow corner on plllar, to below mossy corner. Step left and up through steepening to easy ground. Belay in crack.
400160050m0N
 Climb right side of wall up featured, flaky rock (loose in places) to a belay.
500140020m0Y
 Head left and then up final part of headwall, aiming for two prominent blocks on the ridge. Belay amongst blocks on ridgeline.
First ascent: 
Tom Riley, Mark Watson, Allan Uren, March 2006.
Quality: 
0
Grade: 
18 , 16 , 17 , 16 , 14
Length: 
220
Bolts: 
0
Natural pro: 
Natural pro?
Gone: 
No
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