Mt Charlton

(3 routes)

Earl Mountains

Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
2152m
Lat/Lon: 
-44.826784790000, 167.996099590000
NZMS260: 
D41 145 859
Topo50: 
CB09 044 241
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
East Ridge
0
Dal Ryan, 1960.
Original Route
0
From Monkey Creek
Kurt Suter, Miss Cecily Ramsay, 1936.
Bush Parkour 20 550m
0
wire representing trad 1
12 pitches. Scramble up large left leaning ramp until it steepens 1,2: continue up ramp until it tops out 3: straight up corner then flake system towards base of snow field (17) 4,5: scramble around snowfield to base of upper wall 6: easy climbing up wall aiming towards long clean corner 7: continue up towards shallow groove below corner, hanging belay left of the base of groove (19) 8: traverse right and move up groove to awesome belay ledge at base of corner (crux) 9: up corner, moving onto arete via big flake (18) 10-12: continue up, aiming for rib leading to summit. Scramble to summit Excellent clean rock on upper half of face, good pro. Lots of potential for more lines, especially easier ones on the rh side of the face.
Sam Waetford Kyle Walter Feb 2016
Attribution: 
Craig Jefferies