Langdale Buttress

(7 routes)

There are some excellent short-medium length rock routes on the Langdale Buttress, situated 2hrs from the Beetham Valley, at the foot of the Mt Chudleigh’s North West Ridge

Type: 
Crag
Altitude: 
2300m
Aspect: 
North West
Lat/Lon: 
-43.580456000000, 170.271864000000
Topo50: 
BX16 7973 7111
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Link to edit content
Mark Time 16
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The long blunt arete to the left
Mark Whetu
B (red) Tax Returns 20 25m
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4bolts wire representing trad
AndyTindall jan 2017
C (red) Red Rocket 17 25m
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wire representing trad
Dave Lewis Jan 2017
D (green) Beggar For Punishment 16
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Dave Begg
The Offering 16,15,17,18,18
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“The Offering” 150m, 16,15, 17,18,18. Langdale Buttress, 10 quickdraws, 1 x 60m rope. Very good to superb quality rock. Scaled, bolted and red pointed by Mt Cook Ski Club.
#EwbankAlpine (Technical)Alpine (Commitment)Alpine (Mt Cook)AidWater IceMixedBoulder (Hueco)LengthBoltsTrad
1160mNo
2150mNo
3170mNo
4180mNo
5180mNo
Mt Cook Ski Club
E (Blue) Red Right Hand
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Kevin Boekholt, Marty Beare, 1983
F (Blue) The Big Red Engine 17
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wire representing trad
Just to the right of the lowest part of the Langdale Buttress is an obvious arête 7 pitches.
Marty Beare, Rob Collister, 1988.
Attribution: 
Alex Palman, Aoraki Tai-Poutini Guidebook, Dave Lewis, Nick Cradock
UUID: 
356063af-346a-4313-ad74-2a79bb7211d0