Ascent of Avalanche Peak on 2011-01-14
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
|Date:||Friday, January 14, 2011|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||New Zealand|
| Elevation:||1833 m / 6014 ft|
Ascent Trip Reportso lucky with this hike, got perfect weather. started early to avoid the heat, the day before was warm. i got to the summit shortly after 9 and it was getting warm then.
i went up the avalanche peak track and down the scott track, a very good hike. i keep a good pace so done it well below the estimated 6-8 hrs.
we stayed in the YHA, the guys there are very nice. they let my partner hang there until i returned, free of charge. top guys and a nice place.
|Summary Total Data|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Scramble|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
| Route:||avalanche peak track|
| Time Up:||2 Hours 20 Minutes|
| Route:||scott track|
| Time Down:||2 Hours 20 Minutes|
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