South-west Face

(3 routes)

South-west Face of Moir’s Mate

Type: 
Face (Alpine)
Aspect: 
South West
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Link to edit content
The Backside Route 15
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The route is located on the small south-west face on the very top of the Mate, above the Mate’s Little Brother. Two pitches: 13, 15. Good climbing, especially the second pitch.
Graeme Dingle, Merv English, Feb 1990.
Black Girls 18
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To the right of the Mate, dropping down from the North Ridge is a short face. Two pitches: 18, 14. Up the central corner of the crag.
Graeme Dingle, Merv English, Mike de Leuw, Feb 1990.
English Breakfast 20
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wire representing trad
To the right of the Mate, dropping down from the North Ridge is a short face. Two pitches: 20, 16. Starts up good cracks leading to a corner and fixed pin. Move left to a wall and follow crack on the right of the bolt to belay. Pitch two follows a shallow corner and slabs to top.
Graeme Dingle, Merv English, Mike de Leuw, Feb 1990.
Attribution: 
Craig Jefferies