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Australian Route

Page Type: Route

Location: Cordillera Blanca, Peru, South America

Object Title: Australian Route

Route Type: Technical rock/ice/mixed

Time Required: One to two days

Difficulty: W3, V+, A2

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Page By: ant morgan

Created/Edited: Aug 18, 2004 / Aug 18, 2004

Object ID: 161866

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Approach


See the Caraz II homepage

Route Description


Climb the Right hand couloir for 350 vertical metres before moving left onto the rib between the Right hand and central couloir. Seven 60m pitches of mixed terrain lead to the summit headwall, which was climbed at V+ and A2.

Descent: The easiest way to descend the East face is by V-threads down the left couloir

Essential Gear


60 metre half ropes, 6 screws, set of wires and cams, a few knifeblades

Miscellaneous Info


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