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South Face Route

South Face Route

South Face Route

Page Type: Route

Location: Sichuan Province, China, Asia

Lat/Lon: 31.00000°N / 103.00000°E

Object Title: South Face Route

Route Type: Technical Rock Climb

Time Required: A few days

Difficulty: Very hard

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Page By: Kenzo Okawa

Created/Edited: Apr 11, 2003 / Jul 12, 2003

Object ID: 157944

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Build a base camp at the foot of the Seerdengpu (around 4000m).
It is the terminal of the Long Terrace Valley.
It takes 2 days from Rilong Town.
There is no hut.
In Rilong Town, you can employs porters and horses to the base. The fee is as follows:
Porter : around $15 each day.
Horse : around $30 each day.

Route Description

You will have to find the route yourself.
For someone with climbing experience, it should be not so hard.

Essential Gear

Special gear needed to climb up to the top.
In summer season, usually no snow. But being a mountain there can always be unusual weather including snow fall.
In spring, fall and winter, the route is covered by snow and ice.

Miscellaneous Info

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