Heart of Gold

Type: 
Alpine
Reference: 
12
Pitch(es): 
#EwbankAlpine (Technical)Alpine (Commitment)Alpine (Mt Cook)AidWater IceMixedBoulder (Hueco)LengthBoltsTrad
1VIWI5650mNo
 

Starts from the upper terrace in Cirque Creek, climb steep ice in a corner staying close to the rock on the right-hand side. Crux at ¾ height. The first half of the route was climbed on mainly rock protection with the occasional ‘psychological’ ice screw. 650m to the ridge of Crosscut.

Grade: 
VI WI5
Quality: 
0
Gone: 
0
Length: 
650m
Bolts: 
0
Natural pro: 
0
Ascent: 
Nigel Perry, Duncan Ritchie, 1981.
UUID: 
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