Mt French

(2 routes)

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Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
2356m
Lat/Lon: 
-44.411657000000, 168.716085000000
NZMS260: 
E39 689 352
Topo50: 
CA11 589 735
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
The West Face. II 1
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Follow the Breakaway route from French Ridge Hut across the West Face towards the Bonar until either the first or second ramp above the Quarterdeck can be climbed to the summit ridge. The climb would take three to four hours from the hut. ➠ This route is subject to summer avalanches.
From the Bonar Glacier. II 1
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From the top of the Quarterdeck traverse north-west along an easy snow ridge. Alternatively follow down the Bonar, striking up on to the ridge at any convenient point. Time, from French Ridge Hut to the summit, is about three hours.
Frank Wright, Dec 1914.
Attribution: 
Allan Uren & John Cocks