Eric Twins

(2 routes)

2123m and 2137m

Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
2137m
Lat/Lon: 
-43.398687000000, 170.633383000000
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
Main Divide Ridges 1+
0
Straightforward climbing along the Main Divide, first completed as a north-south traverse.
Jack Pattle, Dave Parr, Peter Grigg, Bruce Graham, Trevor James, February 1950
East Ridge 1
0
Head up the glacier leading to Gunn Pass and follow the East Ridge, which merges with the face of the lower Eric Twin. The higher Twin is reached via the straightforward Main Divide ridge.
Russell Pearce, Peter Bain, Colin Burrows, Graeme d’Arcy, March 1951
Attribution: 
Yvonne Cook and Geoff Spearpoint, in association with the Canterbury Mountaineering Club