North Te Herenga Tower

(1 route)

the dominant feature of this area is the daunting North Tower, with several routes on it.

Face (Alpine)
North East
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Link to edit content
Road to Purgatory 14 M3 25m
wire representing trad
Climb the short offwidth to the first icefield, continue up until and through short gully, and through another icefield to the bottom of a short face. once this is climbed (crux) another short icefield leads to a horn belay. This route was originally climbed to retrieve ropes stuck after an ascent of Religiously Unkind.
Joseph Nelson 26/09/2011