With Friends Like These

Type: 
Rock
Description: 
The climb is accessed from the flagged trail that departs the dry riverbed at the end of the log jam. Follow the cut rock steps to the left and follow the cliff around. The climb starts from a prow-like ledge next to the large left facing corner.
Reference: 
14
Pitch(es): 
#EwbankAlpine (Technical)Alpine (Commitment)Alpine (Mt Cook)AidWater IceMixedBoulder (Hueco)LengthBoltsTrad
11815m7No
 

Scramble on to a block and step on to the slab, tending leftward. Delicate moves past the third bolt (crux), then up the faint corner with a move on the right wall to gain the limited stance with ring anchors.

21912m5No
 

Continue up an intermittent crack with bridging and some nice fist jams to a steepening but juggy top. Move right to the double ring station in the corner.

31920m8No
 

Climb up & left of the belay through steep rock to easier ground. Pull through two more small overhangs before finishing at a magical & mystical belay.

Grade: 
18 ,19 ,19
Quality: 
1.02
Gone: 
0
Length: 
47m
Bolts: 
20
Natural pro: 
0
Ascent: 
Neil Silverwood , Joe Arts, 2008.
Neil Warrington 2014
UUID: 
757386ed-28be-481c-b359-bc3147c82698