Matenga Peak

(2 routes)

This is the highest peak on the Lindon Ridge which extends westward from the Minarets. Probably first climbed via its west ridge.

Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
1756m
Lat/Lon: 
-43.499889000000, 170.261834000000
NZMS260: 
M28 719 663
Topo50: 
BR23 619 046
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
Standard Route
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This is the highest peak on the Lindon Ridge which extends westward from the Minarets. Probably first climbed via its west ridge.
Alex Graham, Miss Marsden, May, 1916.
Cleavage II WI3 150m
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The deep gully in the middle of the south face of Matenga. 2 pitches of moderate ice, followed by a pitch of easier ground to the ridge.
Mike Peat, Tom Wilson October 2007
Attribution: 
Alex Palman

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