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Gypsy Crag is on the main face Mt Everest.  It is located to the right of a point directly uphill of the Ostrich Egg and also to the right of a huge, hollow scoop in the main face.  (See photos on pages 66 and 71 for location.)  The crag consists of two triangular, red faces that are approached by scrambling up a slab.  The crag apparently has four routes, listed below from left to right, but further details are unavailable.
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== Overview ==
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[[File:Harrismith guide 21.jpg]]
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Mt Everest from Ostrich Egg Parking Area
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*1.  Ostrich Egg Boulder
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*2.  Bonni Boulder
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*3.  Gypsy Crag
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*4.  Pocket City Face
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= Route List =
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|-
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|#
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|ROUTE NAME / AREA
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|GRADE
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|# BOLTS
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|RATING
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|BOLTING/OPENED INFO
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|DESCRIPTION
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|-
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|1.
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|Love Me Gently
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|(23)
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|9D
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|
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|FA: Peter .Janschek (1996)
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|
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|-
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|2.
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|Gypsy King
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|(23)
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|11D
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|
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|FA: Peter Janschek and Egmont Goedeke (1996)
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|
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|-
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|3.
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|Good Luck Mr Gorsky
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|(22)
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|8D
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|
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|FA: Doug Ward (1997)
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|
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|-
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|4.
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|Vanessa’s Route
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|(20)
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|8D
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|
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|FA: Vanessa Lane (1997)
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|
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|}
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[[Category:Mount Everest]]
 
[[Category:Mount Everest]]

Latest revision as of 17:26, 9 February 2012

Gypsy Crag is on the main face Mt Everest. It is located to the right of a point directly uphill of the Ostrich Egg and also to the right of a huge, hollow scoop in the main face. (See photos on pages 66 and 71 for location.) The crag consists of two triangular, red faces that are approached by scrambling up a slab. The crag apparently has four routes, listed below from left to right, but further details are unavailable.

Overview

Harrismith guide 21.jpg

Mt Everest from Ostrich Egg Parking Area

  • 1. Ostrich Egg Boulder
  • 2. Bonni Boulder
  • 3. Gypsy Crag
  • 4. Pocket City Face

Route List

# ROUTE NAME / AREA GRADE # BOLTS RATING BOLTING/OPENED INFO DESCRIPTION
1. Love Me Gently (23) 9D FA: Peter .Janschek (1996)
2. Gypsy King (23) 11D FA: Peter Janschek and Egmont Goedeke (1996)
3. Good Luck Mr Gorsky (22) 8D FA: Doug Ward (1997)
4. Vanessa’s Route (20) 8D FA: Vanessa Lane (1997)