With NZ currently in the grip of a strong disturbed westerly flow its feeling good to be re-gathering after returning from Nepal and the Cholatse Expedition rather than rushing back into the mountains to work.
Guided Ascents within New Zealands Mighty Southern Alps
New Zealand An alpine grading system adapted from the grades used in the Aoraki/Mt Cook Region is widely used in New Zealand for alpine routes in the North and South islands. Grades currently go from 1–7. The grading system is open ended; harder climbs are possible. Factors which determine grade are (in descending order of […]
1 2 3 Details Height : 3033 Trip Duration : 5 Days Trip Difficulty : Mt Cook Grade 2+ Normal Climbing Duration : 10 – 16 hours Normal Climbing Season : November – MArch Other Peaks Nearby : Rollingpin / Avalanche Accomodation : Collin Todd / Tent Access : Helicopter / Foot Exit : Helicopter / Foot COST : PLEASE SEE […]