Aoraki Mount Cook, a Guide for Mountaineers

Author Alex Palman
Published New Zealand Alpine Club (2001)
ISBN 0-9597630-1-5



Everything a mountaineer could wish for in the area is encompassed by this mountaineering guide. It covers known alpine climbing routes up to June 2001 and provides a short description of access and a difficulty grading. The Aoraki Mount Cook district is the centre of New Zealand mountaineering containing the country's highest peaks and largest glaciers. There are soaring 2000 metre ice faces, beautiful snow aretes, superb rock buttresses and singular mountain beauty. [Simon Middlemass]

Crags covered by this Guide
Canterbury crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Aiguilles Rouges10UNKNOWNall
Aoraki / Mount Cook8Greywackeall
Malte Brun4UNKNOWNall
Mount Annette1UNKNOWNall
Mount de la Beche2Greywackeall
Mount Dixon3Greywackeall
Mount Footstool2Greywackeall
Mount Hicks3Greywackeall
Mount Kitchener3Greywackeall
Mount Nazomi2Greywackeall
Mount Ollivier2Greywackeall
Mount Sealy4Greywackeall
Mount Tasman5Greywackeall