Mount Haast

Elevation (feet): 10,302
Elevation (meters): 3,140
Continent: Australia/Oceania
Country: New Zealand
Range/Region: South Island
Latitude: -43.559881
Longitude: 170.178152
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: Jan, Feb, Sep, Nov, Dec
Year first climbed: 1907
First successful climber(s): A. Graham, H.E Newton
Nearest major airport: Christchurch
Convenient Center: Mount Cook Village / Franz Josef Village

Thanks to Armando Corvini and theyogiclimber for contributing to these details. (View history)

The three Peaks of Mount Haast, is located in the Mount Cook National Park. The High Peak, 3140m, the Middle Peak, 3085m. the West Peak, 3081m. They can be reached by the Plateau Hut from the South or Pioneer Hut from the West. The Peaks offer a variety of ascents. The climbs are mixed rock,snow,ice. The standard route is gained from Marcel Col, it was climbed by Graham and Newton in 1907. Grade 2+ Alpine. (Mount Cook Guidebook by Hugh Logan)

Thanks to Armando Corvini for this description.