Aoraki / Mt Cook

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Aoraki – Mt Cook Height : 3756m Average Climbing Time : 17 hours from Plateau Hut Crux : The Summit Rocks  Allow 6 days for variable weather. Summer Guiding NZ / Antarctica and Nepal 2017 – Back in NZ … Briefly!With NZ currently in the grip of a strong disturbed westerly flow its feeling good […]

Technical Mountaineering Courses

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The Alpine Guides Technical Mountaineering Course (TMC) is an intensive introduction to alpine climbing in glaciated terrain. Spanning 9 days the TMC will kick-start your mountaineering exploits. Your Introduction to Technical Alpine Climbing The TMC provides a solid grounding in all alpine mountaineering skills. Previous alpine (snow & ice) climbing experience is not required. You […]

Mountaineering courses in New Zealands Southern Alps.  Depending on your previous experience and learning objectives we can tailor a Private Instruction course to suit your specific needs or you can jump onto a scheduled course. Mal works with Alpine Guides who have a range of courses and programs suitable for all levels of experience. Courses […]