Great Gull

Type: 
Rock
Description: 
Mixed pro. Begins 5m right of the macrocarpa at the top of the hill. Follow a shallow right facing corner/arete straight up and through a small roof, then up and right below larger roofs to DBA. John Hamilton helped develop this route. Cams from tips to hands (.2 - 1), doubles .75, a couple of mid-size nuts.
Reference: 
GG
Pitch(es): 
#EwbankAlpine (Technical)Alpine (Commitment)Alpine (Mt Cook)AidWater IceMixedBoulder (Hueco)LengthBoltsTrad
12022m6Yes
Grade: 
20
Quality: 
0
Gone: 
0
Length: 
22m
Bolts: 
6
Natural pro: 
1
Ascent: 
Ruari Macfarlane, Murray Judge, Dec 2019
Route Image: 
UUID: 
766aead8-e15f-4ea7-b03a-64cb664c2b55

Comments

A bolt was removed mid-way up the initial corner in favour of a short section of natural pro crack. The right hand side of the crack is hollow and could blow out in a fall with serious results.