Place info

Flat Top Peak

(3 routes)

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  • 2282m

    Altitude

Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
2282m

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NZMS260: 
D41 157 840
Topo50: 
CB09 056 222
Reference Name Grade Quality Length Comments Actions
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  From the Mistake Creek flats take the south branch, climbing steep tussock on the true right of the waterfall to the upper basin. The main ridge to Flat Top is cut by a deep cleft which is avoided by descending towards Lake Erskine for a short distance before regaining the South Ridge.

Chally Bowmar, Alex Dickie, 1939.

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  An impressive face as seen from the Eglinton Road, a view that is not diminished as you approach its base. At the head of Mistake Creek climb the moraine traversing round the small alpine lake.

John Fantini, Murray Jones, Feb 1970.

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  A more direct line in the centre of the face, avoiding most of the difficulties.

Bruce Clark, Al Smith, Geoff Gabites, Ken Hyslop, 1975.

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