3176m, 12 pitches. 5.8 / D-

The North east ridge on Bugaboo Spire was made famous by Roper and Steck's book Fifty Classic Climbs in North America. Like so many Bugaboos climbs, the climbing is varied, the rock good and the position spectacular. A word of caution though, more parties have been benighted on the Northeast Ridge than all the other routes in the Bugaboos combined. Traditionally only half the parties on this route make it back to camp before dark.

Dave Croft, David Isles, Richard Sykes, John Turner Aug/1958

tobydunford 12/Aug/15 Lead O/S
with Harry Martin
Jennifer Slater ?/Jul/15 -
adie84 ??/2015 -
Hidden 18/Aug/14 AltLd O/S
robpartridge 18/Aug/14 AltLd O/S
tomdadom 30/Jul/14 AltLd O/S

Alpine D-

Hidden 13/Aug/13 AltLd O/S
Jack Loftus 13/Aug/13 AltLd O/S

Moved together for the easy stuff.

with Nick
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carl_123 01/Aug/12 AltLd
Hidden 17/Jul/12 AltLd O/S
Hidden ?/Jul/10 AltLd O/S
Will Homoky ?/Aug/08 AltLd O/S

Fantastic route in perfect weather! Simul-solo to Bugaboo-crescent col. Alternate Lead P1-P6, Simul-climbed P6-P10. Descent Via Kain route. 11 hrs Tent to tent.

with Ned Atkins
CMacD ?/Jul/04 -

Pulled a loose block off on pitch 3, fell and cracked a rib.

Hidden ?/Jul/97 Lead
Bruce Kerr 28/Jul/90 AltLd
with Grahame Nicoll
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