West Ridge

Type: 
Alpine
Description: 
Cross the Harrison River above Wairereata Falls and follow the east bank until opposite the South Ridge of Te Hau. Steep climbing up a watercourse leads to the ridge between Benton Peak and Bowen Col. Continue past the col and over Mitis Peak to a gap in the ridge which is passed easily via ledges on the Harrison side. Regain the ridge and climb two steep rock steps to the summit.
Pitch(es): 
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1mNo
Quality: 
0
Gone: 
0
Length: 
0m
Bolts: 
0
Natural pro: 
0
Ascent: 
Paul Powell, Jack Ede, Roland Rodda, December 1946
UUID: 
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