Place info

Mt Glencairn

(6 routes)

Naumann Range

  • 2499m

    Altitude

Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
2499m

Naumann Range

NZMS260: 
H37 595 896
Topo50: 
BY15 495 280
Reference Name Grade Quality Length Comments Actions
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There are no records of ascent of Glencairn from the Dobson side but ascent via Sutherland Stream appears quite feasible to reach the ridge crest then travel along to the summit.

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From the base of the north ridge on Dasler Pinnacles traverse across and up the west slope of Glencairn to attain the summit by a rocky ridge.

Jim Dawson, Jim Gilkison, Scott Gilkison, Christopher Johnson April 1936

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Gain height from the foot of the Dasler Pinnacles north ridge to gain a small snow face just north of the peak, and then by snow and ridge to the summit.

Bill Bradshaw, Rod Hewitt January 1947

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From Hopkins valley, via central gully that leads to summit. 45 degree ice at bottom leading into soft 65 degree snow at top. 600m

Paul Heresy, Mat Woods, November 2003

WI4
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One or more images in route detail.
 

An obvius gully stats with water ice, 3+ 40 metre pitch then into 40-60 degree snow couloir heading up and right to the summit.

Shelly Graham and Yejin Tan, October 2005

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From Sutherland Stream climb the central left leaning spur to the summit ridge, crux grade 15

Kynan Bazley, Yew-jin Tan, April 2004

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