Place info

Tantalus Rock

(1 route)

Originally called Gehenna Rock, Tantalus Rock was first climbed by Paul Powell and Peter Child on January 10, 1965.

  • 1951m

    Altitude

Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
1951m

Originally called Gehenna Rock, Tantalus Rock was first climbed by Paul Powell and Peter Child on January 10, 1965.

NZMS260: 
F39 779 430
Topo50: 
CA11 679 813
Reference Name Grade Quality Length Comments Actions
III 2
0
  From the top of Ruth Ridge, Tantalus Rock is but a few minutes easy scramble above the Volta Névé. It would probably take about five hours from Ruth Flat to the summit.
Attribution: 
Allen Uren & John Cocks
This place appears in: 
The Mount Aspiring Region: a guide for mountaineers
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