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Mt Lord

Type
Altitude
2072m
Part of

Several parties have used the two routes to cross between Vane Stream & Strachan Pass.

Lat/lon
POINT (170.87055 -43.245642)
Topo50
BW18 271 097
Accessed from
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Routes

Reference Title Grade Length Pro Quality Operations
 From Vane Stream, 1- 1-
0

  • P1

A straight forward scramble mostly on rock and scree. The approach from the upper Hazard valley is probably easiest.


 From Strachan Pass, 1+ 1+
0

  • P1
  • Alpine (Mt Cook) 1+

Head directly north from the saddle up snowslopes then scree and scramble up small bluffs to the Main Divide at J34 376713. Several transalpine parties have used these two routes on Mt Lord to cross from the Vane to Strachan Pass.


Comments
yj

We crossed over Mt Lord and Strachan Pass in Dec 2014 and found it a straightforward crossing from Vane Stream down to the Clarke and Ramsay Glaciers.

Fri, 04/09/2015 - 21:25 Permalink
Attribution
Yvonne Cook and Geoff Spearpoint,
in association with the Canterbury Mountaineering Club
UUID
 
37b870f1-ce7b-4a32-99b8-3c9eba468e79