Disappointment Saddle

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This saddle straddles the Cloudy Peak Range near its junction with the Main Divide at Outram Peak
and is the standard route between the heads of the Clyde and Havelock Rivers.

Type: 
Pass
Altitude: 
2030m
Access: 

From the Havelock
River, climb straightforward tussock and snow slopes, avoiding a few crevasses, to Disappointment
Saddle. From the saddle head south, sidling on snowfields, and once below the icecliffs descend the
true right of Agnes Stream on rock and moraine debris.
Disappointment Saddle links with Perth Col and the Garden of Eden by a snow shelf east of
Outram Peak – see the East Ridge of Outram Peak

Lat/Lon: 
-43.350648000000, 170.703850000000
NZMS260: 
I35 239 593
Topo50: 
BW17 139 977