Kōrero: National parks

Climbing Aoraki/Mt Cook (2 o 2)

Climbing Aoraki/Mt Cook

A professional mountain guide helps a client reach the top of Aoraki/Mt Cook in December 2005. Out of respect to the wishes of Ngāi Tahu, who regard the mountain as sacred, no guided party sets foot on the true summit, which is 50 metres from this point.

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Alpine Recreation
Photograph by Gottlieb Braun-Elwert

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'National parks - Western and central South Island parks', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/14455/climbing-aorakimt-cook (accessed 10 December 2023)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007, updated 1 Aug 2015