Winter in the Southern Lakes of New Zealand provides unique access to the snow, rock and ice of the alpine environment. Whether you have no mountaineering experience or want to progress your alpine climbing techniques on steeper terrain, the Remarkable mountain range near Queenstown provides an amazing array of opportunities for training and skills development on a wide range of terrain.
Whether you are looking to push your comfort zone or need friendly support to learn at your own pace, our guides are expert at getting you to achieve to the best of your ability and putting your needs first. With low ratios and the terrain opportunities, this is an ideal way of testing your skills in preparation for future Mount Aspring or Aoraki/ Mount Cook ascents.
Check out this selection of photos from 2016 : Winter Alpine Mixed Climbing