Tantalus Rock

(1 route)

Originally called Gehenna Rock, Tantalus Rock was first climbed by Paul Powell and Peter Child on January 10, 1965.

Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
1951m
Lat/Lon: 
-44.345663000000, 168.833895000000
NZMS260: 
F39 779 430
Topo50: 
CA11 679 813
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
Via Ruth Ridge. III 2
0
From the top of Ruth Ridge, Tantalus Rock is but a few minutes easy scramble above the Volta Névé. It would probably take about five hours from Ruth Flat to the summit.
Attribution: 
Allen Uren & John Cocks