Story: Mountaineering

South Island peaks

Rollover the labels on the map to display the heights of the major peaks in the Southern Alps, the dates of their first ascents and the names of the mountaineers who made them. Click on the shaded area to zoom in to a detailed map of the central peaks.

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Source: Hugh Logan, Great peaks of New Zealand. Dunedin: John McIndoe, 1990

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How to cite this page:

John Wilson, 'Mountaineering - Beyond the central Southern Alps', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/interactive/10493/south-island-peaks (accessed 22 October 2019)

Story by John Wilson, published 24 Sep 2007, updated 2 Feb 2017