Glasson Line

Type: 
Alpine
Reference: 
4
Pitch(es): 
#EwbankAlpine (Technical)Alpine (Commitment)Alpine (Mt Cook)AidWater IceMixedBoulder (Hueco)LengthBoltsTrad
117III400mYes
 Eleven pitches up the middle of the face on sound rock. Climb left across a smooth slab into a chimney below a sickle-shaped crack. Climb the crack (crux) then follow a diagonal fault line right across the face for 2 pitches. Straighten again for 2 pitches until below a large band of overhangs, trending right to easier ground and the summit.
Grade: 
III 17
Quality: 
2.01
Gone: 
0
Length: 
400m
Bolts: 
0
Natural pro: 
1
Ascent: 
Ken Calder, Bruce Clark, Pete Glasson, Al Smith, March 1973
Route Image: 
UUID: 
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