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Yushan South Ridge and South Face

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Yushan South Ridge and South Face Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 12,966'
Location: 23.4689, 120.9576 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Nate Ball, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Anmin Deng on Jan 6, 2011
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(Mar 2005) On Yushan south ridge, the greatest alp...

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Description 

. The south ridge route: the greatest alpine scene on Taiwan. The best choice to ease yourselves from the tense of consecutive days of intensive climbs.

. Routes on the south face: less popular because of usually poorer snow conditions. But if in good snow conditions, the climbs are much closer to Paiyun hut.

Getting There 

. To the routes on the south face and the south ridge, on the mid way from Paiyun hut to Yuanfeng shelter.

Climbing Season

For the Taiwan area.

Weather station 4.8 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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