|Difficulty:||Basic Snow/Ice Climb|
|Best months for climbing:||Jan, Feb, Mar, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec|
|Year first climbed:||1897|
|First successful climber(s):||T.C Fyfe / M. Ross|
|Nearest major airport:||Christchurch|
|Convenient Center:||Franz Josef Village|
Thanks to Armando Corvini for adding this peak.
Mount Haidinger, 3068 metre, is located in the Mount Cook National Park, in the South Island of New Zealand. The approach from the South, from the Tasman Glacier, up rotten scree and rock to the upper snow. From the West the approach is much easy. From Pioneer Hut, the approach is up the Fox Glacier. This area is most popular on the West Coast side of Mount Cook. The Pioneer Hut, is fully serviced, but cooking fuel and stoves are not longer supplied. The Hut has15 bunks, and emergencie radio.
(Mount Cook Guidebook by Hugh Logan)
NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
There are 2 trip reports for Mount Haidinger.
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- Log #18417 - by RUSSELL HAIDINGER on Dec 18, 2003I HAVE NOT CLIMBED, NOR SEEN, MOUNT HAIDINGER BUT AS YOU CAN SEE I DO SHARE THE NAME. PLEASE, IF ANYONE WILL CONTACT ME I WOULD BE HAPPY TO RECEIVE (AND PAY FOR) ANY PHOTOGRAPHS YOU MIGHT HAVE....
- Log #18418 - by Armando Corvini on July 09, 2003Jacob and I summited Haidinger in a splendid sunny day. We climbed the West Ridge,(first ascent party unknown. Grade 3 Alpine. During the descent the weather changed badly, a storm with snow and...