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Mt Milne

(7 routes)

Inconspicuous on its western aspects, Mt Milneʻs mighty south face and the Cleft it rises out of are one of the great features of the central Darrans. Milne is incorrectly marked on topomaps as Mt Tarewai.

  • 2158m

    Altitude

Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
2158m

Inconspicuous on its western aspects, Mt Milneʻs mighty south face and the Cleft it rises out of are one of the great features of the central Darrans. Milne is incorrectly marked on topomaps as Mt Tarewai.

NZMS260: 
D40 157 079
Topo50: 
CA09 056 461
Reference Name Grade Quality Length Comments Actions
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  Climb the slabs of the northern side then follow a right-tending ledge system as it move into the centre of the face, avoiding the steep north-west aspects. This route is used as the common descent off Milne.

Frank Milne, Samuel Turner, March 1921

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  Nine pitches to the summit on good rock.

Dave Bamford, Kevin Helm, Feb 1980. The party descended the Cleft Creek side from just north of Milne to gain the buttress beside two gendarmes.

Attribution: 
Craig Jefferies
This place appears in: 
The Darran Mountains: an alpine and rock climbing guide

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Face West Face (3 routes)
Face South Face (2 routes)
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