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Table of contents

1. Glenorchie 4 routes in Area

Summary:
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seasonality
All Alpine

1.1. Mount Earnslaw 3 routes in Area

Summary:
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 The Standard Route

access the mountain from what is now the standard approach route through Kea Basin, ascending the Birley Glacier and through Wright Col

2Alpine 2800m
2 The North West Ridge

ascending the north-west ridge of West peak is one of the classic climbs of New Zealand.

Alpine 2800m
3 Right Next Door to Hell (South Face)

south face of the East Peak, the route goes through the upper section of the bluffs by the top of the couloir. comprises a bottom third of rock buttresses, a middle third of glacier, and a top third of steep snow slopes. Ben Dare finally soloed this route on his 6th visit to the mountain.

http://www.mountainz.co.nz/content/article/article.php?article=070910_earnslaw.php&direct=nz

FA: Ben Dare, 2011

5Alpine 2800m

1.2. Mt. Cunningham 1 route in Area

Summary:
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 South East Couloir

the obvious South East Coluoir visible from the Rees Valley. runs all the way to the summit!

2Alpine 1900m

2. Index by grade

Grade Stars Name Style Area
2 The Standard Route Alpine 2800m 1.1. Mount Earnslaw
South East Couloir Alpine 1900m 1.2. Mt. Cunningham
5 Right Next Door to Hell (South Face) Alpine 2800m 1.1. Mount Earnslaw
The North West Ridge Alpine 2800m 1.1. Mount Earnslaw