Mt Ruapehu Crater Lake

Tongariro National Park

This trip goes up to the Crater Lake from the Top of the Bruce and then comes down via the Far West T-Bar. It is usual to visit the Dome Shelter on the way but on this particular trip it was too icy to get up to it. We didn't have crampons.

Contains data sourced from Land Information New Zealand and Landcare Research under CC-By.
Latitudes and longitudes use the WGS84 datum.
Elevation range 1,600m – 2,621m Total ascent 1,121m
Recorded distance 11.0km Total descent 1,095m
Points 602 Average grade 20%
Start -39.236954, 175.5559851,600m
End -39.236947, 175.5559701,625m


Latitudes and longitudes use the WGS84 datum.
Crater Lake -39.280127 175.563783
Delta Corner, 22-APR-07 10:40:35AM -39.253678 175.561653
DOME SHELTER -39.275351 175.563819
FAR WEST T BAR, 22-APR-07 3:08:28PM -39.262276 175.557945
Mt Ruapehu Summit, Tahurangi -39.289341 175.562704
Top of the Bruce, 22-APR-07 9:05:26AM -39.236951 175.555986



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