The East Ridge.

Type: 
Alpine
Pitch(es): 
#EwbankAlpine (Technical)Alpine (Commitment)Alpine (Mt Cook)AidWater IceMixedBoulder (Hueco)LengthBoltsTrad
1II20mNo
 

Follow route 3 until the col between Scylla and Charybdis is reached. The short ridge to the summit is barred by the crux of the climb, a difficult gendarme about 20m high, which is climbed direct. The climb takes about five hours from Moncrieff Col.

Grade: 
II 2
Quality: 
0
Gone: 
0
Length: 
0m
Bolts: 
0
Natural pro: 
0
Ascent: 
Laurie Kennedy & Dave Innes, Feb 1969.
UUID: 
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