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Mt De la Beche

(1 route)

From the upper Rudolf Glacier and Graham Saddle, the West Ridge, West Rib and South Ridge of Mt De la Beche all provide short pleasant climbs. The West Rib contains some slightly more technical climbing than the other two routes.

  • 2950m

    Altitude

Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
2950m

From the upper Rudolf Glacier and Graham Saddle, the West Ridge, West Rib and South Ridge of Mt De la Beche all provide short pleasant climbs. The West Rib contains some slightly more technical climbing than the other two routes.

NZMS260: 
H35 890 404
Topo50: 
BX16 791 788
Reference Name Grade Quality Length Comments Actions
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  From De la Beche Hut, head up the ridge for 400m and then traverse on the eastern snowslopes and basins up to the plateau between De la Beche and the Minarets. Then up either the South Ridge or North East Rib.

Tom Fyfe, George Graham, Feb 1894.

Attribution: 
Alex Palman
This place appears in: 
Aoraki Mount Cook: a guide for mountaineers
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