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Boulder Col from Washbourne Ck to Jagged Stream

Nine hour circuit with good view of Reishek Glacier.   More ▶︎

Whitcombe Pass & Butler Saddle

route guide attached by for Hokitika Gorge to Erewhon via Whitcombe Pass & Butler Saddle. The guide was written by my tramping buddy following our tramp in February 2009   More ▶︎
Raikaia from the Butler Saddle

Raikaia from the Butler Saddle

Raikaia River flats, from the Butler Saddle. This is an alpine route from the Raikaia to the Lawrence / Clyde / Havelock (Erwhon Downs Station). The valley opposite, across the Raikaia, is the Louper, which heads up to the Whitcombe ...   More ▶︎
Butler Saddle and the Lawrence Valley

Butler Saddle and the Lawrence Valley

The view down the Lawrence Valley from Butler Saddle. This is an alpine route from The Raikaia into the Lawrence, and thus downstream to the Clyde and Havelock, ending at Erewhon Downs Station.   More ▶︎

Wild Mans Brother Range Circuit II

A longer circuit of the range with a stay in a refurbished musterers' hut in the head of the South Ashburton River.   More ▶︎
Route Guide: Otira to Mt Cook Village (pt 1)

Route Guide: Otira to Mt Cook Village (pt 1)

One possible route down the main divide from Otira on the Arthur's Pass road to Mt Cook Village. Otira Hotel to the Mountaineer's Bar - file this one under 'tramps starting and ending at a pub'.   More ▶︎
Route Guide: Otira to Mt Cook Village (pt 2)

Route Guide: Otira to Mt Cook Village (pt 2)

One possible route down the main divide from Otira on the Arthur's Pass road to Mt Cook Village. Otira Hotel to the Mountaineer's Bar - file this one under 'tramps starting and ending at a pub'.   More ▶︎
Lawrence Bivouac

Lawrence Bivouac

Lawrence Bivouac (sleeps 2 on floor, matresses, stream water) is a small but weatherproof bivouac in the upper Lawrence Valley. It sits on river flats to the north of the river, 1km east of the waterfalls at Hells Gates. Water ...   More ▶︎
Upper Lawrence Valley

Upper Lawrence Valley

The upper Lawrence Valley and the Lawrence Glacier, from Lawrence Biv.   More ▶︎
Butler Saddle

Butler Saddle

Butler Saddle from Reischek Stream. The saddle is the scree-covered col to the left of the ridge in the centre.   More ▶︎
Lawrence Valley Flats

Lawrence Valley Flats

Grassy flats on the Lawrence Valley. The valley floor is grazed by cattle as far up as Hermitage Hut. The 4WD track comes and goes, but is reasonably consistent from Erewhon Downs station to DOC's Lawrence Hut and the private ...   More ▶︎
Whitcombe Pass

Whitcombe Pass

This route follows the famous journey by John Henry Whitcombe and the Swiss guide Jakob Lauper across the Main Divide in 1863. Whitcombe and Lauper were not the first across the pass: it was already well used by Maori. Following ...   More ▶︎

Picton to Aspiring

An aborted alpine traverse. Picton to West Cape, but aborted at Aspiring due to real world emergencies back home. Posted despite incomplete nature following requests ...   More ▶︎
Louper Bivouac

Louper Bivouac

Louper Bivouac (2 beds, matresses, tank water) is a basic bivvy on the flats of the north bank of the Raikaia River. It's about 1km downriver from the confluence with the Louper Stream, which leads to the Whitcombe Pass and ...   More ▶︎
Raikaia River flats

Raikaia River flats

Raikaia River flats between Louper Biv and Reischek hut   More ▶︎
Mount Butler

Mount Butler

Mount Butler from the Raikaia near Louper Biv / Reischek Hut   More ▶︎
Beginning of Cameron valley and the Cameron River.

Beginning of Cameron valley and the Cameron River.

The Cameron river is located in the Wild Mans Brothers Range. At the top of the valley is the Arrowsmith Range with the Ashburton, South Cameron, Cameron, Douglas, Gridiron, Assault, Lawrence and Reischek Glaciers.   More ▶︎
The Arrowsmith Range

The Arrowsmith Range

Looking up the Cameron valley at the Arrowsmith Range, The Twins are to the peaks to the right.   More ▶︎
Down Cameron Valley.

Down Cameron Valley.

Looking down the Cameron Valley from the true right. This was taken not far from the Cameron Hut, which gave welcome relief from the gale norwester. About 9:00 that night the wind died out until it resumed in the morning.   More ▶︎
Tahr

Tahr

There is rumoured to be Tahr in these mountains! (They can be very difficult to spot)   More ▶︎
Cameron River

Cameron River

The Cameron River   More ▶︎
Cameron River

Cameron River

Cameron River   More ▶︎
Trout

Trout

Rumour has it that there are some good size trout in the river.   More ▶︎
Resting Place

Resting Place

Taking a break on the way up Cameron valley.   More ▶︎
Big Stone

Big Stone

The scale of the surroundings can be hard to judge.   More ▶︎
Cameron River

Cameron River

Ahead lies a climb to avoid the river gorge.   More ▶︎
Departing Cameron Hut

Departing Cameron Hut

Time to leave the head of the valley before the weather closes in.   More ▶︎

Crossing the Clyde and Havelock - brushes with the Canterbury Death

High rivers ... lessons learnt. Day 11 of the Otira to Mt Cook leg of my Southern Traverse   More ▶︎
Lawrence Hut

Lawrence Hut

Lawrence Hut (6 bunks, matresses, stove, tank water) is a pleasent forestry-style hut on river terraces in the lower reaches of the Lawrence River. It is NOT in the location shown on topomap J35 (1999). The hut is above the ...   More ▶︎
Hakatere Conservation Park

Hakatere Conservation Park

This park protects high country between the Rakaia and Rangitata Rivers in the Ashburton Lakes District, Mid-Canterbury.   More ▶︎
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