Place info

Pyramid Peak

(6 routes)

Earl Mountains

  • 2295m

    Altitude

Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
2295m

Earl Mountains

NZMS260: 
D41 159 846
Topo50: 
CB09 058 228
Reference Name Grade Quality Length Comments Actions
0
  The rock is broken and loose in places.

Dal Ryan, R H Shelton, S G Hunter, Dec 1958.

0
  Climb through the bluffs to the snowfield then start up the North Ridge, the subtle buttress forming the junction of the northeast and north faces. Where the ridge steepens traverse left across the northeast face to the top of the East Ridge.

Rod Ryan, Dal Ryan, Jan 1951.

0
500m
Natural gear required
  Start in the middle of the face at the large buttress which forms the base of the face; three pitches to the top of the buttress then move across a gravel connection to the main face; two pitches going left then right before straightening up; 200m of scrambling to join the East Ridge not far below the junction with the North Ridge.

Ian Brown, Tom Williams, Feb 2002.

0
  Up tussock and scree slopes. The party made the first traverse to the East Ridge.

Austin Brookes, Dal Ryan, 1965.

Attribution: 
Craig jefferies
This place appears in: 
The Darran Mountains: an alpine and rock climbing guide

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Face North Face (2 routes)
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