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Starr's Route 

YDS: 4th French: 1 Ewbanks: 2 UIAA: I ZA: 2 British: M 1b

   
Type:  Trad, Alpine, 1000'
Original:  YDS: 4th French: 1 Ewbanks: 2 UIAA: I ZA: 2 British: M 1b [details]
FA: Walter Starr, August 1932.
Season: Late Spring to early Fall
Page Views: 682
Submitted By: Chris Owen on Sep 30, 2015

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Description 

A very exciting scramble to a minuscule summit.

Access a ledge which runs along the bottom of the face via an area of red rock on the east side of the peak.

Follow the right-hand chute (there's also a large Central Chute) stay left of the tower and aim for the crest of the ridge then follow it to the summit, there is a Class 4 step along the ridge.

Descend the route.

I recommend Missing in the Minarets if you're interested in the search for Walter Starr.

Location 

The right-hand chute on the northeast face of Clyde Minaret - accessible from Minaret or Cecile Lake.

Protection 

Solo - with a helmet. Ice-axe and crampons seasonal.


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