West Face

(4 routes)

West Face

Type: 
Face (Alpine)
Aspect: 
West
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Link to edit content
Dawes-McInnes Buttress 3
0
From the Franz Josef Névé follow directly up the centre of the face to the summit.
Hamish Maclnnes, D Dawe, May 1955.
A Nice Affair 3
0
Ascend ice right of the Dawes-Mclnnes buttress. Using a small corner just right of the direct line to the summit (not the big corner on the right of the face). When the small corner, offering 70º ice, runs out, break left through a short step. Continue up snowfield to summit. Descend to the north via two steep rappels to the névé.
Don French, September 1994
Big Day Out 3
0
A line right of the Big Day Out route. Descend the North East Ridge.
First ascent party unknown, June 1997
Right Gully 3+
0
An obvious gully to the right of Rudolf provides an enjoyable ice climb in spring/winter. It joins the Main Divide approximately 200m south of the summit. A cruisy half-day option.
First ascent unknown

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