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Point 2246m ‘Urquhart’

(2 routes)

Pt 2246 metres has been known informally as Urquhart for many years and is usually referred to as
such in the older literature.

  • 2246m

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Mountain
Altitude: 
2246m

Pt 2246 metres has been known informally as Urquhart for many years and is usually referred to as
such in the older literature.

Reference Name Grade Quality Length Comments Actions
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  The South West Ridge can be reached via a slog up from the Sinclair River and involves a rocky scramble to the summit.
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  Follow the side creek north of Lawrence Hut, crossing into the basin south of Mt Johnstone at its head. To gain the North Ridge, climb a gully then follow a rock rib to the summit. Traversing the ridge between Urquhart and Jollie involves many guts and gendarmes.

Ian Smith, G MacFarlane, Russell Pearce, Jack Taylor, March 1956

This place appears in: 
The Canterbury Westland Alps: a climbing and transalpine guide
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