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Tasman Valley from the Murchinson

Rivercrossing

Rivercrossing

Crossing the Murchison river   More ▶︎
Murchison valley from Tasman moraine

Murchison valley from Tasman moraine

This picture was taken from the eastern Tasman moraine where the Murchison glacier once met the Tasman glacier. The size is ...   More ▶︎
Tasman Glacier lake

Tasman Glacier lake

The terminal lake of the Tasman Glacier from the eastern slopes of the Murchinson. I was picked up by the ...   More ▶︎
Ball Shelter [Removed 2009]

Ball Shelter [Removed 2009]

Perched on the edge of the Tasman Glacier moraine wall. Although this hut is only about 5km from the summit ...   More ▶︎
Ball Shelter

Ball Shelter

Follow the old Ball Hut Road from the Blue Lakes car park along the moraine wall of the Tasman Glacier ...   More ▶︎

Ball Hut

Small Hut on the moraine next to the Tasman Glacier, just south of the Ball Glacier. The first hut was ...   More ▶︎

Picton to Aspiring

An aborted alpine traverse. Picton to West Cape, but aborted at Aspiring due to real world emergencies back home. Posted ...   More ▶︎
Lake Tasman and Murchison river

Lake Tasman and Murchison river

A very interesting situation here: The eastern lateral moraine of the Tasman glacier forces the Murchison river into a narrow ...   More ▶︎
Caroline Hut

Caroline Hut

Private, locked hut on the Ball Ridge. This hut is used by guided parties on the Ball Pass route. For ...   More ▶︎
Ball Pass

Ball Pass

A challenging crossing of the Kirikirikatata / Mount Cook Range between the Hooker and Tasman Glaciers just 5km south of ...   More ▶︎
Ball pass route 1996

Ball pass route 1996

The route over Ball Pass looking across the Hooker Glacier. May have changed somewhat considering the date taken.   More ▶︎
Hooker glacier and Hooker Hut

Hooker glacier and Hooker Hut

On the west side of Ball Pass it is easy to view the Hooker hut and the beginning of the ...   More ▶︎
Mt Sefton from Liebig Hut

Mt Sefton from Liebig Hut

Sunrise catches Mt Sefton. From the Liebig Hut, in the Murchinson.   More ▶︎
Liebig Hut

Liebig Hut

Liebig Hut, in the Murchinson Valley. Access to the valley is by boat over the Tasman Glacier Lake - tourist ...   More ▶︎
Liebig Hut

Liebig Hut

Liebig Hut (6 bunk, matresses, no fire, water at 200m, mountain radio) is a DOC hut on the south side ...   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 ...   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 ...   More ▶︎

Hooker Hut

Historic hut built in 1909/10 and situated near the moraine wall of the Hooker Glacier. It has been shifted twice ...   More ▶︎

Haast Hut

Climbers' hut located on the Haast Ridge, below Plateau Hut and the Grand Plateau.   More ▶︎
Ailsa Pass

Ailsa Pass

Technically easy, but we required crampons on the Cass side (end Feb).   More ▶︎
Plateau Hut

Plateau Hut

Alpine hut on the Grand Plateau beneath Aoraki / Mount Cook.   More ▶︎

Onslow Hut (Steffan Memorial Hut)

NZDA hut located on the Murchison River just below the glacier lake.   More ▶︎
Aoraki / Mount Cook National Park

Aoraki / Mount Cook National Park

A climbers' park surrounding New Zealand's highest peak, Aoraki / Mount Cook, at 3724m. Mount Cook National Park is part ...   More ▶︎
Mt Cook

Mt Cook

Mt Cook from across Lake Pukakaki   More ▶︎
Mt Cook

Mt Cook

Driving into Mt Cook Village via Highway SH80.   More ▶︎
Sitting above the Hooker Glacier enroute from Ball Pass

Sitting above the Hooker Glacier enroute from Ball Pass

Looking southward toward MtCook Village you've got a clear view of the route leading up to Mueller Hut   More ▶︎
Cloudmaker

Cloudmaker

Mount Cook (Aoraki) forms a large cloud, seen from the Hooker Lake.   More ▶︎
Copland Track

Copland Track

Classic mountaineering route between Mount Cook and the West Coast. See Welcome Flat.   More ▶︎
Copland Shelter

Copland Shelter

Copland Emergency Shelter on the east side of the Copeland Pass. This is serious country and should only be undertaken ...   More ▶︎
Copland Shelter

Copland Shelter

Copland Shelter below Copeland Pass   More ▶︎
Copeland Shelter

Copeland Shelter

Copeland Shelter below the Copeland Pass   More ▶︎
Copland valley, Mt Sefton

Copland valley, Mt Sefton

mt sefton summit from the valley floor   More ▶︎
Hooker Valley Track

Hooker Valley Track

Mostly flat, easy and touristy track along the Hooker River from White Horse campground to the Hooker Glacier. Great views.   More ▶︎