Borland Valley

(76 routes)

Granite, cragging and multi-pitch


Off Highway 99, approximately 35km south of Manapouri or 45km north of Tuatapere turn west onto Lake Monowai Road. Continue past the Lake Monowai turnoff and follow power lines to Borland Lodge. Pass the kiddies roadside abseiling spot. First real cliffs are approximately 16km from the SH99 or 9km from Borland Lodge heading towards Borland Saddle. Be aware this road is closed to vehicles (locked gate by Borland Lodge) for winter, sometimes from as early as Easter. For road status, call DOC Fiordland at 03 249 7924; or Borland Lodge at 03 225 5464


Type Title Link to edit content
Area Confluence Crags (41 routes)
Area Borland Bluffs and Satellites (26 routes)
Crag Eagle Rock (3 routes)
Crag Borland Saddle Faces (3 routes)
Crag Borland - Roadside Crag (2 routes)
Wall The Dusk Wall (1 route)


The late Reese Doyle on the First Ascent of Myriad - 9 April 2011