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Novara Pk

Type
Altitude
2298m
Lat/lon
POINT (170.242627 -43.620671)
Topo50
BX16 775 666
Access

Access to the terraces beneath Novara Peak and Mt Johnson can be found up the slopes beside the Burnett Glacier. Between the Burnett and Lecky glaciers are a number of tussock basins with good campsites, but there are steep walls leading from the terraces down to the river.

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Routes

Reference Title Grade Length Pro Quality Operations
 South Twin 2298m - East Ridge, 1+ 1+
0

  • P1
  • Alpine (Mt Cook) 1+

Starting from the Murchison Valley ascend an easy rib to reach the divide a little south of the peak.


 North Twin 2326m - North East Ridge, 1 1
0

  • P1
  • Alpine (Mt Cook) 1

From the Burnett Falls ascend the ridge heading directly to the summit.


 Standard Route, 1+ 1+
0

  • P1
  • Alpine (Mt Cook) 1+

Easily climbed from the moraine hollow beside the Tasman Glacier, or else from the junction of the Tasman and Murchison valleys.


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