Type: Ice, 500 ft, 5 pitches
FA: Dave Wright & George Hurley, January 18 1991.
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Shared By: rocknice2 on Jan 5, 2019
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Description

Start on sloping ramps to reach a right facing chimney. Up the thin ice beside the chimney the continue left along more sloping ramps to a possible belay on a ledge (small nuts). Climb more thin ice until you get to the fatter ice flow below the amphitheatre. Belay here 70 meters from ground.
Climb fatter ice to a good stance behind the left side of the pillar. Bolted belay 30m.
Fire the impressive pillar! Belay above at several possible stances or continue to the trees on top. 60 meters.

Location

Approach up gully as for Last Gent / Promenade or through the woods on climbers left.
The route is left of the cache shed at the base of the cliff.

Protection

Ice screws and rack from pins to #1 C4.

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