The Sentinel

(2 routes)

The Sentinel was first climbed from the Clyde River by Allan Cookson and Jack Pattle in November
1946. There are many options to the top, the most common being the North West Ridge.

Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
2217m
Lat/Lon: 
-43.374173000000, 170.808992000000
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
North West Ridge 1+
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Head up the side creek draining the glacier on the south side of The Sentinel. After about 1 km, follow a broad scree slope north-east to join the end of the North West Ridge, and follow this to the summit.
From Sinclair River
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The third ascent of The Sentinel was part of a traverse from the Sinclair River to McCoy Stream.
Russell Pearce, Ian Shaw, March 1964
Attribution: 
Yvonne Cook and Geoff Spearpoint, in association with the Canterbury Mountaineering Club