The three Peaks of Mount Haast, is located in the Mount Cook National Park. The High Peak, 3140m, the Middle Peak, 3085m. the West Peak, 3081m. They can be reached by the Plateau Hut from the South or Pioneer Hut from the West. The Peaks offer a variety of ascents. The climbs are mixed rock,snow,ice. The standard route is gained from Marcel Col, it was climbed by Graham and Newton in 1907. Grade 2+ Alpine. (Mount Cook Guidebook by Hugh Logan)
|Difficulty:||Basic Snow/Ice Climb|
|Best months for climbing:||Jan, Feb, Sep, Nov, Dec|
|Year first climbed:||1907|
|First successful climber(s):||A. Graham, H.E Newton|
|Nearest major airport:||Christchurch|
|Convenient Center:||Mount Cook Village / Franz Josef Village|
NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
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- Log #18421 - by Armando Corvini on July 11, 2003We climbed the Davison,Hewit,Reid Route, from Pioneer Pass. Exelent climb up a prominent couloir. Descended the standard Route on Lendenfeld to Pioneer Hut. Descended in full blizzard and white out.