Rock of Ages Bivouac

Mount Aspiring National Park

An overhang above the Kitchener River and Aspiring Flats, near the Matukituki East Branch. Room to sleep 10, although exposed to weather, with dry space for 2 to 4. Another rock just below has space for 3 to 4. The biv features a dry stone fireplace.

This rock overhang was discovered in 1958 by a group attempting Mount Avalanche.

A detailed description is here

Rock of Ages bivvy - Mt.Aspiring Flats • By aardvark. Licence: C.
Getting there
A cairn on the true right of the Kitchener River marks the route to the biv, 200m west of Rainbow Stream. A smaller biv is passed first.
ID 10327

About this rock bivouac

Added 10 July 2014 by matthewmatthew. 2 revisions, most recently 23 July 2014 by matthewmatthew.
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