Place info

Middle Pk

(2 routes)

Middle Pk of Mitre

  • 1685m

    Altitude

Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
1685m

Middle Pk of Mitre

NZMS260: 
D40 011 070
Topo50: 
CB08 910 452
Reference Name Grade Quality Length Comments Actions
0
  Continue from the High Peak via the East Ridge.

Ron Chapman, Colin Fearon, Dec 1961.

14
0
500m
Natural gear required
 

About 5 pitches (200m) up good rock. Crux was about grade 14 on about the 4th pitch. Remaining 300m was easy scrambling.

Access was via Footstool and along Mitre Pk SE ridge to about 1300m. We then dropped onto the sloping ledges to the south of Mitre Pk and traversed to the base of the climb.

Mike Berry, Brian Renwick. About 1977

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