Mt Martius

(2 routes)

Mt Martius is named on older maps, such as the 1962 NZAC map, but not the latest metric series. It is
Pt 2031 metres, and has a big cairn on it.

Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
2031m
Lat/Lon: 
-43.216061000000, 170.993013000000
NZMS260: 
J34 470 749
Topo50: 
BW18 370 132
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
South Ridge 1-
0
The ridge is gained from Lauper Stream.
A B Griffin, H Nelson, A A Treolar, May 1934
Via Main Divide 1
0
Climb small spurs directly east of Whitcombe Pass (see Access from Whitcombe Pass, previous page). The north ridge is straightforward, while the west ridge would provide a more interesting rock climb.
Attribution: 
Yvonne Cook and Geoff Spearpoint, in association with the Canterbury Mountaineering Club