Classic view from the east of the FitzRoy massif. ...
A huge swath of the wildest land on earth, chock full of everything from bouldering to serious alpine climbs.
Fly to Rio Gallegos and hire a vehicle to take you west.
Weather station 9.4 miles from here
5 Total Routes
['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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Whillans-Cochrane 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
WI3 M4 Trad, Mixed, Ice, Alpine, 15 pitches, 2000'
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Chiaro di Luna (Claro de Luna) 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b South America
Sorry for my foggy memory but I did this route a few years ago and just realized that it's not on the proj yet.This route is absolutely amazing and highly worth it. We had heard stories that it was one of the best alpine rock routes in the world (a very ambitious title) and it didn't disappoint. The book grade is 6b+ which is about 10+. Depending on how you pitch it out it's probably in the 20 - 25 pitch range.This route takes an awesome, natural line up the NW corner of the formation and then t...[more] Browse More Classics in International
Latest Regional Forum Messages
By Chris Owen
From: La Crescenta and Big Bear Lake
Feb 10, 2012
While the contributions are very much appreciated, there's no hierarchy, if Patagonia is the parent there needs to be children before the routes are posted - ideally it should be as follows:
Patagonia > Massif > Peak > Route.