Overview

Expedition Name(s) La Voix des Cimes     Group Size: 2
Alternative Name(s): La Voix des Cimes, North-East Ridge, from Plateau Hut, Northeast Ridge, с Ледника Линды, по Северо-Восточному Ребру... Read more     Activity Type: Mountaineering
Mountain name: Mount Cook     Activity Level: Challenging/ Tough
Mountain Range: South Island Mountains     Price: $ 0
Route Name: via Linda Glacier     Duration: 50 days
Country: New Zealand     Dates: 10 January 2017 - 01 March 2017

About

We are two french alpinist and we make a world tour from January 10 to August. We'll be in NZ from 10 January to 01 March and we want to climb summits like Mont Cook, Aspiring and Darren according to the conditions.

Our expedion project is based on meeting local mountaineers, in order to publish portraits of them and to write down their stories on a particular mountain. We want finally to publish a fresco of reports on the people who are practicing mountaineering around the world. You can get more information on our site : La Voix des Cimes http://lavoixdescimes.wixsite.com/lavoixdescimes

We're searching for locals mountainers who have some stories to tell about one of their remarkable experience in mountains. After listening to them, we'll go climb the summit/route they talked about and we'll write a report on our ascent with a portrait of the storyteller.

Don't hesitate to contact me for further infomations!
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TRIP REPORTS

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  • 1
    Day 1
  • 0 m / 0 ft
  • 1 740 m / 5 709 ft

The easiest way from Mount Cook Village is to take a ski-plane or heli to the Grand Plateau where Plateau Hut is situated.

  • 2
    Day 2
  • Mount Cook;
  • 3 754 m / 12 316 ft
  • 5 400 m / 17 717 ft
  • 2 154 m / 7 067 ft

Summit day demands an alpine start (01:00 am) due to ice avalanches along the route. Due to this issue you must reach the base of the Summit Rocks just after dawn.

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Gear list
59 elements (33 brands)

Created: Arthur Lachat

Last update: 03 Nov 2016

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