Mount Walter

Elevation (feet): 9,514
Elevation (meters): 2,900
Continent: Australia/Oceania
Country: New Zealand
Range/Region: South Island
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: Jan, Feb, Mar, Oct, Nov, Dec
Year first climbed: 1909
First successful climber(s): Graham Bros. Teichelmann,Volmann
Nearest major airport: Christchurch / Mount Cook Airport
Convenient Center: Mount Cook Village

Thanks to Armando Corvini for adding this peak.

Mount Walter, is situated at the head of the great Tasman Glacier, in the Mount Cook Westland National Park, South Island of New Zealand. Easy access from the Tasman Hut. The South Ridge, is the standard route to the summit. Grade 2- Alpine. See The Mount Cook Guidebook, by Hugh Logan.

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Trip Reports

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  • Log #18408 - by Armando Corvini on July 05, 2003
    Climbed its South Ridge, to gain the South Face of Mount Green. From the Tasman Hut, gain the Ridge between Mts Green and Walter. Easy snow climb. Grade 2 Alpine.