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NEWS: Brits climb new route in Cordillera Oriental, Peru

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 UKC News 14 Jul 2011
Cordillera Oriental, Peru, 4 kbIn June 2011 British climbers Dan Fitzgerald, James Wake and Matt Balmer visited the Cordillera Oriental range in Peru and successfully completed the first ascent of the south face of Huarancayo Sur (c5200m).

"Sat on the snow, 50m below the summit of the mountain, we had not planned for a bivvy..."

Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/news/item.php?id=62941
 thommi 14 Jul 2011
In reply to UKC News: good stuff
 Rubbishy 14 Jul 2011
In reply to UKC News:

Great effort guys - will you be doing a talk at the AC about it?
 Matt_b 14 Jul 2011
In reply to John Rushby: We certainly hope to do a talk at the AC.
 Garson 14 Jul 2011
In reply to UKC News: Awesome stuff, nice one.
In reply to UKC News:
Really well done guys - awesome effort. Looks like that couloir was in better condition than last year, which is good. Nice area eh?!
 Daniel_F 24 Jul 2011
Cheers Tom! It was a cracking area. The route is supposed to be called "Boys don't cry", but hey ho.
 dror 28 Jul 2011
In reply to UKC News:

very nice.. like that photo on the right.

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