Silberhorn

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The Silberhorn, is situated in the Grand Plateau of Mount Cook. Its standard Route is ice-avalanche-threatened climb. Grade 3 Alpine. See The Mount Cook Guidebook, by Hugh Logan From its summit the view of Mount Tasman is superb.

Elevation (feet): 10,836
Elevation (meters): 3,303
Continent: Australia/Oceania
Country: New Zealand
Range/Region: South Island
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: Jan, Feb, Mar, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
Year first climbed: 1895
First successful climber(s): Clarke,Fitzgerald,Zurbriggen
Nearest major airport: Christchurch / Mount Cook Airport
Convenient Center: Mount Cook Village

Thanks to Armando Corvini for adding this peak.

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Trip Reports

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  • Log #18411 - by Armando Corvini on July 06, 2003
    Bill and I climbed the Standard Route, from the Grand Plateau.In the descent Route,we had to bivouc in a small cravass,snowed all night and all day. The descent was orrendous, with heavy snow fall...