Place info

Button Peak

(2 routes)

‘A large heap of stones held together by fate and mutual goodwill’, wrote Deryck Morse, who also
noted that the rock on the route to Kea Pass, ‘holds together fairly well, so long as you don’t step on it’.

  • 1966m

    Altitude

Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
1966m

‘A large heap of stones held together by fate and mutual goodwill’, wrote Deryck Morse, who also
noted that the rock on the route to Kea Pass, ‘holds together fairly well, so long as you don’t step on it’.

Reference Name Grade Quality Length Comments Actions
1-
0
  Easily approached up gravel and rock from the west.

L Parry, 21 March 1936

1
0
  Gain Kea Pass and then climb the ridge.

G Auton, N Syme, A Wicks, E Wallace, December 1950

Attribution: 
Yvonne Cook and Geoff Spearpoint, in association with the Canterbury Mountaineering Club
This place appears in: 
The Canterbury Westland Alps: a climbing and transalpine guide
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