North Face from lower Hopkins Valley

Type: 
Alpine
Description: 
One of the more accessible routes in the Southern Alps. Drive your 4WD to the base of the slope and choose a route up through the scattered beech forest and tussock. Cross onto the snowslopes and onwards in a westerly direction to the southern summit. A superb spot with views from Mt Aspiring to Malte Brun.
Pitch(es): 
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120mNo
Grade: 
2
Quality: 
0
Gone: 
0
Length: 
0m
Bolts: 
0
Natural pro: 
0
Ascent: 
Christopher Johnson, Harry Stevenson and Lyn Stevenson close to the summit January 1938
UUID: 
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