The System Works

Type: 
Alpine
Description: 
Excellent winter route, Two pitches of sustained M5 climbing, followed by 3 more pitches to easier ground. Head up 50m to the ledge and bolted belay. Then bridge up the steep overhanging corner to belay at a ledge higher up. Up the face and wide crack M3, followed by and M4 pitch then easy ground to the top of the Telecom Tower. An excellent route for those wanting to climb a solid M5.
Reference: 
8
Pitch(es): 
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11735mNo
 

From a ledge part way along State of the Nation,
head up clear, steep chimney, climbing out around chock stone and finish at the same bolted belay as the last
pitch of Couch Surfing. Use the 2nd rap anchor for E.T.
Goes Home. Can be climbed from the ground, starting up
Couch Surfing or by traversing in from the right.

Grade: 
17
Quality: 
2.01
Gone: 
0
Length: 
35m
Bolts: 
0
Natural pro: 
0
Ascent: 
Danny Murphy, Daniel Joll, Al Uren, Priska Fluetsch 2011.
Jono Ckarke Ari Kingan FWA M6 - Alastair Mcdowell and partner climbed this pitch and continued to the top of the buttress
Route Image: 
UUID: 
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