Jobjerge, 2330m, FA: 6 May 07, L Laubscher and M Litterick
SW Ridge, AD
From Cordulaspids descend its north ridge to join the SW ridge of JoBjerg.
Pass 150m section of steep exposed snow/ice ridge. At a steep pinnacle drop
down to the west 10m and continue to join the SW ridge again. One more
rock step to reach the base of a headwall on JoBjerg.
Follow a snow gully
diagonally left for 2 pitches. Then follow a ledge right that meets a narrow
gully 50m. At the top of a gully there is a good belay that overlooks the N
Face. Traverse left 25m on rock to another rock belay.
Step left onto a steep
snow gully that meets a steep snow ridge, follow the ridge and then movediagonally left to the base of the summit block and belay. Step down and
traverse left for 6 meters to then ascend and gain the summit proper.
Reverse ascent route
3 hours from Cordulaspids. 1.5 hours return to summit of Cordulaspids.
Another 2 hours down from LoLa col.
|Difficulty:||Major Mountain Expedition|
|Best months for climbing:||May|
|Year first climbed:||2007|
|First successful climber(s):||Laubie Laubscher, Mark Litterick|
|Nearest major airport:||Constable Point|
|Convenient Center:||Akureyri, Iceland|
Thanks to Laubie Laubscher for adding this peak.
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