Malthus Peak

(3 routes)

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Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
2210m
Lat/Lon: 
-43.432665430000, 170.587806700000
NZMS260: 
I35 147 499
Topo50: 
BX17 048 883
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
North West Ridge 1
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From Stewart Saddle snow slopes lead to the Main Divide ridge of the peak. The rock ridge can be climbed with a couple of gendarmes to turn on the Godley side, but it is easier to reach the Divide just west of the peak.
JS Shanks, A Carty, HF Smith, LJ Dumbleton, 25th Dec 1934.
Unnamed 1
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Climb to the plateau south-west of the peak by any number of routes from the Godley Glacier. From the plateau join the Main Divide or use the rock face to the south.
T A Fletcher, Will Kennedy, A Sutton-Turner, Jack Lippe, Dec 1920
South Rib
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From the Godley Glacier climb the rock and snow rib which leads onto the peak.
Gary Ball, P Gill, W Hewson, D Henson, P Bennett, Mike Andrews, Dec 1972
Attribution: 
Alex Palman, Yvonne Cook and Geoff Spearpoint, in association with the Canterbury Mountaineering Club