Place info

Gilkison Pk

(2 routes)

The name Gilkison Peak was not accepted by NZ Geographic Board, but the peak is called by that name in the NZAC Barron–Brewster guide.

  • 2414m

    Altitude

Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
2414m

The name Gilkison Peak was not accepted by NZ Geographic Board, but the peak is called by that name in the NZAC Barron–Brewster guide.

NZMS260: 
G38 429 769
Topo50: 
BZ14 329 152
Reference Name Grade Quality Length Comments Actions
3-
0
 

Follow the stream which joins the Hunter 500m upstream of the footbridge, to gain access to the northern slopes of the peak.

Peter Barker, John Chivers, Tony Slaughter, Euan Warburton, 27 December 1960

2
0
 

Climb steepening couloir from head of Ahuriri /Hunter col. 350m mostly easy angled with a section of 50-60degees near top before gaining the chossy ridge 50m east of the summit.

Tony Clarke, Andrew Somervell, November 2008

This place appears in: 
Barron Saddle – Mt Brewster: a guide for climbers
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