|Reference||Title||Grade||Length||Quality||Bolts||Gone||Natural pro||Edit link|
|South Ridge||I 14||200m||
The ridge starts with a 50 metre rock step leading to easier travel to the summit. It is also possible to scramble left above the first pitch, into a gully leading between the summit and the highest gendarme on the Donne Face, and then the top of the West Ridge.
Robin Pettit, Richard Price, Barry Scott, Doug Warren, 1972
The ridge is at first narrow and of good quality rock, but becomes more blocky high on the western side.
David Lewis, Lindsay Stewart, November 1937
A straightforward ridge starting from Patuki Col
First Ascent unknown.
Karetai Peak is the centrepost of the Central Darrans, with three faces of magnificent orange stone rising above the Te Puoho Glacier, the Donne Valley, and Lake Turner.
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