Vogon Poetry

Type: 
Rock
Description: 
Hook right in front of tower to scramble up a little further before climbing left onto ledge below short red corner. Gear: The Rps are worth it. Standard rack up to # 3 with doubles of some small to mid size cams Descent: Traverse down and right across ledges to slung horn. One 60m rap. Bad rope drag on pull.
Pitch(es): 
#EwbankAlpine (Technical)Alpine (Commitment)Alpine (Mt Cook)AidWater IceMixedBoulder (Hueco)LengthBoltsTrad
11530mYes
 

Climb up red corner then trend left up slab aiming for a belay on a ledge before prominent corner. Sparse gear

22245mNo
 

**Traverse left from belay on narrow grassy ledges to prominent corner with flake. Climb up flake/corner system through two cruxes. Clip piton, step left to ramp and climb up to belay with piton below Bombay chimney.

3240mNo
 

(was 23 during FA, but now harder with loose blocks removed at crux) Climb up flaring chimney, step right onto vertical holds (piton), trend right up loose flakes (crux), pull up onto slab, and continue up corner past piton to belay at top of tower.

Grade: 
15 ,22 ,24
Quality: 
0
Gone: 
0
Length: 
75m
Bolts: 
0
Natural pro: 
1
Ascent: 
Nate Richman and Kat Vollinger 3/15
Route Image: 
UUID: 
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