East Spur

Type: 
Alpine
Pitch(es): 
#EwbankAlpine (Technical)Alpine (Commitment)Alpine (Mt Cook)AidWater IceMixedBoulder (Hueco)LengthBoltsTrad
13+0mNo
 This consists of a 400m buttress of relatively loose rock, dropping from the North Peak. The spur has been gained by two routes. i) Via a rock and scree rib separating the two arms of the Kaufmann Glacier. ii) Up scree and rock south of the Forrest-Ross Glacier to a small snow basin.
Grade: 
3+
Quality: 
0
Gone: 
0
Length: 
0m
Bolts: 
0
Natural pro: 
0
Ascent: 
i) D C Ball, Bob Cunninghame, Jan 1960.
ii) Tom Fyfe, Malcolm Ross, Feb 1897.