Mitre Peak

Elevation (feet): 5,540
Elevation (meters): 1,690
Continent: Australia/Oceania
Country: New Zealand
Range/Region: South Island
Latitude: -44.632631
Longitude: 167.85618
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: Jan, Feb
Year first climbed: 1911
First successful climber(s): J R Dennistoun
Nearest major airport: Ivercargill
Convenient Center: Milford Sound

Thanks to John and Terrill Thompson for contributing to these details. (View history)

Mitre Peak is perhaps more notable because it overlooks the picturesque Milford Sound in Fiordland National Park in southwestern South Island. This steep, towering Matterhorn of the south is difficult to climb, but it has been climbed by at least six routes.

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