Place info

Artemis Pk

(1 route)

This peak was named by the first ascent party as being about a mile south of Avalon Peak at the junction of a major spur descending to forks in Hot Springs Creek. Metric maps showing the peak marked as less than a kilometre south of Mt Ferguson are incorrect.

  • 1757m

    Altitude

Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
1757m

This peak was named by the first ascent party as being about a mile south of Avalon Peak at the junction of a major spur descending to forks in Hot Springs Creek. Metric maps showing the peak marked as less than a kilometre south of Mt Ferguson are incorrect.

Reference Name Grade Quality Length Comments Actions
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  A relatively easy approach can be made up this spur from the Hot Springs Creek Basin.

Arnold Heine, Jim Cruse, Gordon Howitt, Harold Simpson, 28 Dec 1951

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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