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Assiniboine - North Face
Timestamp Free: 2019.09.23 - 12:07:48
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges
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A loose rock route in summer best done as the first team on the face.
A loose rock route in summer best done as the first team on the face.
 From the R.C. Hind Hut at GR944374 on 82 J/13 (edition 2), cross neve to base of North Couloir at GR948367. Ascend couloir (snow/ice to 45 degree) to shoulder. Alternatively scramble rock on left side of couloir.
 Above shoulder scramble up and to the right using very loose ledges and passing the Red Band via a short couloir. Alternatively, scramble just on the left of the couloir.
 Scramble more loose ledges to the base of the summit couloir. Climb the summit couloir (ice to 45 degree in summer) or climb rock on the right side of the summit couloir for 2-3 pitches (last pitch is mid class 5) to the end of the North Ridge route.
 Follow North Ridge to summit.
 Descent is by the North Ridge....

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