V Notch Pass

(2 routes)

Col between the Ahuriri River and Huxley River South Branch.

Type: 
Pass
Altitude: 
1884m
Lat/Lon: 
-44.078900000000, 169.700600000000
NZMS260: 
G38 458 757
Topo50: 
BZ14 358 141
Reference Title Grade Length Quality Bolts Gone Natural pro Link to edit content
From South Huxley 1
0
From near the head of the South Huxley ascend the slopes aiming just east of the col and sidle across to the low point in the ridge. Some danger of stonefall, and steep and confined near the top.
W.Falloon, Harry Stevenson May 1934
From the Ahuriri 1
0
Follow the eastern branch of the stream at the head of the valley up to the col. Descent into the South Huxley requires some care particularly in winter.
First ascent unknown
UUID: 
863801d5-ac81-4b45-91e2-a9c042326bb9

Comments

Refered to as V Notch Pass these days.