East Ridge

Type: 
Alpine
Description: 
Cross the south branch of the stream before the gorge, near 497694 on G38. Ascend the steep slope through the beech forest close to the crest of the ridge. Once open ground is reached continue along the ridgeline to the summit. The first ascent party did not use a rope. Seven hours from carpark to summit.
Pitch(es): 
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110mNo
Grade: 
1
Quality: 
0
Gone: 
0
Length: 
0m
Bolts: 
0
Natural pro: 
0
Ascent: 
Ross Cullen, Nick Shearer, March 2006
Route Image: 
UUID: 
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