Mt Shyness

(2 routes)

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Type: 
Mountain
Altitude: 
2235m
Lat/Lon: 
-43.417205920000, 170.580940250000
NZMS260: 
I35 141 516
Topo50: 
BW17 042 900
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Edit link
From Stewart Saddle
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Climb from Stewart Saddle or Amherst Glacier. Head up snow slopes onto a snow ridge that leads past a prominent rock pinnacle toward the summit. Alternatively, climb the snow face of Petermann from the Amherst, then over the ridge to easy snow slopes on the Sealy Pass side.
V R McGregor, J Dampier-Crossley, Jan 1961. Elaine Norton and J Shanks climbed a virgin peak in this area in Jan 1941, which may have been the pinnacle described above.
From the Amherst Glacier
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From the Amherst Glacier follow up the glacier immediately east of Petermann and cross over the ridge to easy snow slopes on the Sealy Pass side.
VR McGregor, J Dampier-Crossley, Jan 1961.
Attribution: 
Alex Palman, Yvonne Cook and Geoff Spearpoint, in association with the Canterbury Mountaineering Club