Over the Rain Bro

Type: 
Alpine
Description: 
P1: traverse in above roofs from right. find a way up the wall, angling up and left towards weakness feature P2: head up the crack/weakness P3: continues up the weakness, passing a loose section which would be better avoided by climbing left P4: corner to crack on right with steep short off-width at top P5: excellent climbing on the left arete P6: continue up the buttress to top, take a photo on top of the pointy boulder overlooking the Hollyford.
Pitch(es): 
#EwbankAlpine (Technical)Alpine (Commitment)Alpine (Mt Cook)AidWater IceMixedBoulder (Hueco)LengthBoltsTrad
119II0mYes
 

This route is on the buttress that marks the end of Tuhawaiki's south-east ridge. Left-hand skyline in photo.
Access by walking up ridge above Rainbow Lake.
Descend gully looker's right via three abseils and down-scrambling.

Grade: 
II 19
Quality: 
1.02
Gone: 
0
Length: 
0m
Bolts: 
0
Natural pro: 
1
Ascent: 
Kester Brown, Greg Jack, Troy Mattingley. Feb 2014
Route Image: 
UUID: 
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