Mount Aspiring – Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering

French Ridge hut on way to Mt Aspiring, Mount Aspiring photo

Mount Aspiring

Photo credit: mike wespel-Rose

  • Elevation: 3027 m
  • Difficulty: Technical Climb
  • Best months to climb: December, January, February, March
  • Convenient center: Wanaka, South Island

Mount Aspiring Climbing Notes

Brian from NEW ZEALAND writes:

Scotts bridge (3 wire) at the head of the Matukituki valley was destroyed by an avalanche. River crossing now mandatory for access to the Bevan col route to Collin Todd hut.


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1. Mount Barff (2252 m) 7.6 km
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3. Roys Peak (1578 m) 44.1 km
4. Mount Tutoko (Darran Mountains) (2723 m) 61.9 km
5. Mount Brewster (2515 m) 67.1 km
6. Ben Lomond (Otago) (1748 m) 70.0 km
7. Mitre Peak (2000 m) 72.0 km
8. Cecil Peak (1978 m) 81.2 km
9. Benmore Peak (1932 m) 108.3 km
10. Mount Ollivier (1933 m) 128.9 km