Franklin Wethey Variation

Type: 
Alpine
Reference: 
6
Pitch(es): 
#EwbankAlpine (Technical)Alpine (Commitment)Alpine (Mt Cook)AidWater IceMixedBoulder (Hueco)LengthBoltsTrad
1170mYes
 

A two pitch avoidance of the first and second pitches of the TV Route. The first pitch involves a right-slanting hand traverse 14-15, then a short hand-crack at about grade 17 (crux). Continue up to meet the TV Route above its crux pitch.

Grade: 
17
Quality: 
0
Gone: 
0
Length: 
0m
Bolts: 
0
Natural pro: 
1
Ascent: 
Mike Franklin, Tim Wethey, Mar 1975.
UUID: 
35ca8890-8302-40d1-bb20-f95a7e756fbe