Button Pk

(2 routes)

‘A large heap of stones held together by fate and mutual goodwill’, wrote Deryck Morse, who also
noted that the rock on the route to Kea Pass, ‘holds together fairly well, so long as you don’t step on it’.

Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
1966m
Lat/Lon: 
-43.102362000000, 171.079187000000
NZMS260: 
J34 537 876
Topo50: 
BV18 437 260
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
From Harcourt Creek 1-
0
Easily approached up gravel and rock from the west.
L Parry, 21 March 1936
South Ridge 1
0
Gain Kea Pass and then climb the ridge.
G Auton, N Syme, A Wicks, E Wallace, December 1950
Attribution: 
Yvonne Cook and Geoff Spearpoint, in association with the Canterbury Mountaineering Club