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The Footstool

(7 routes)

Hooker Vly

  • 2764m

    Altitude

Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
2764m

Hooker Vly

NZMS260: 
H36 733 215
Topo50: 
BX15 634 599
Reference Name Grade Quality Length Comments Actions
3-
0
  From Sefton Bivvy ascend the Stocking Glacier and cross northwards to gain the ridge where it rises from a level section. Follow the ridge directly to the summit. The rock is complete choss – avoid like the plague, unless snow covered.

Jack Clarke, Peter Graham, Henrik Sillem, Mar 1906.

2+
0
  Cross the East Ridge and work up the slopes of the Eugenie Glacier to reach the Main Divide, then follow up the north-east snowslopes to the summit. This is the regular descent route.

Tom Fyfe, George Graham, Jan 1894.

2
0
  A route exists from the névé south of the Copland Pass and connects snowslopes on the west to reach the col north of the peak, then as for Main Divide Route . The ridge from the Copland Pass has also been traversed.

M R Barwell, A F Reid, Feb 1953.

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

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Face East Face (4 routes)
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