North Te Herenga Tower

(1 route)

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

Type: 
Face (Alpine)
Aspect: 
North East
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
Road to Purgatory 14 M3 25m
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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
Attribution: 
http://web.archive.org/web/20100527004605/http://www.mountainz.co.nz/content/article/article.php?article=170209_ruapehu.php&direct=nz