The Unholy Grail

Type: 
Rock
Pitch(es): 
#EwbankAlpine (Technical)Alpine (Commitment)Alpine (Mt Cook)AidWater IceMixedBoulder (Hueco)LengthBoltsTrad
11725m8No
 

About 50m right of the central buttress is this 80m slab. Scramble up the scrubby low angle arete and/or adjacent gully for about 70m to the ledge behind the manukas (fixed line for the upper 30m).

nice climbing right off the anchor on well featured slabby terrain.

21625m8No
 

crux at the small roof.

31925m8No
 

shortest pitch. Circle the stacked blocks at the base of the overhanging face. Two or three steep moves on the face (V1/2ish?), then easy slab climbing to the last anchors.

Grade: 
17 ,16 ,19
Quality: 
0
Gone: 
0
Length: 
75m
Bolts: 
24
Natural pro: 
0
Ascent: 
Gary Kearns, Gabriel Lincourt, Rowan Sinton, 2007
UUID: 
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