South West Face

Type: 
Rock
Description: 
Access to the face is via the true left side of Thompson Stream starting from just below the terminal lake. Climb the face on reasonable quality rock to gain the ridge about 100m south of the summit. Descent is via the south ridge back to the glacier visible on the right of the photo. There is adequate protection for pitching. Soloed in around an hour by the first accensionist.
Pitch(es): 
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116400mNo
Grade: 
16
Quality: 
0
Gone: 
0
Length: 
400m
Bolts: 
0
Natural pro: 
0
Ascent: 
Jamie Vinton-Boot, February 2011
Route Image: 
UUID: 
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