Place info

Mt Head

(2 routes)

Forbes Mountains

  • 2585m

    Altitude

Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
2585m

Forbes Mountains

NZMS260: 
E40 471 179
Topo50: 
CA10 371 562
Reference Name Grade Quality Length Comments Actions
I 1
0
  From the West Hunter and Jura Glacier. Access to the Jura glacier is via a rough gully beginning at E40 473 159 that climbs left to the glacier.
I 1
0
  From the West Hunter, traverse on the right hand side of point 2035 and onto the South East Ridge of Moira. From the ridge, cross the Grant Glacier and gain the col between Moira Peak and Mt Head, and then ascend ridge to summit. A traverse of Mt Head and Moira Peak from the West Hunter bivvy is a great trip to do.
Attribution: 
Allan Uren & John Cocks
This place appears in: 
The Mount Aspiring Region: a guide for mountaineers
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