Eastern Arthurs Traverse - Federation Peak - South Picton Range - 15 - 21 February 1976

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Party - Gordon Thompson (The General), Tom Williams, Peter Woof, Dave Noble



Above - the party close to Federation Peak - The General, Tom and Dave



Above - Looking down the Eastern Arthurs



Above - The General and Tom on the summit of Federation Peak



Above - The General and Peter on the way down



Above - Tom on the way down



Above - Tom on another pinnacle



Above - The Devils Thumb



Above - The Four Peaks



Above - West Portal and the Eastern Arthurs at dusk



Above - Hanging Lake - and our camp





Above - on top of Geeves Bluff

We then walked to Bechavais Plateau to set up camp. The General Tom and myself then climbed Federation Peak again - this time via the climbing gully route



Above - Tom on the ascent



Above - back on top



Above - logbook entry



Above - camp on Bechavais



Above - heading to Moss Ridge



Above - Cutting Camp for lunch (or Craycroft Junction camp?)



Above - we then headed up Wills Microlead to the South Picton Range. Here we look to Mt Bobs and PB



Above - Tom looking to Federation Peak and Mt Hopetoun



Above - looking back down the lead



Above - on the South Picton Range



Above - camp at Pineapple flat



Above - camp at North Lake

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