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Introductory Climbing Course

Caroline Hut, Ball Ridge | Mount Cook National Park, Mt. Cook Village, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7999, New Zealand
+64 3-680 6736
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Incredible Experience and Guide on Ball Pass Crossing

My guide Ewan did an amazing job guiding me on this trip in some challenging conditions (snow and... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2016
eortman
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Walnut Creek, CA
Fantastic Experience!

Alpine Recreations Introductory Climbing Course is the perfect introduction to mountaineering for... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2013
TraceyLakeTekapo
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Canterbury NZ
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Stay at our private Caroline Hut at 1800m in Mount Cook National Park, enjoying the views of the mighty Caroline Face of Mount Cook, the Tasman Glacier and all its surrounding peaks, New Zealand's highest mountains. Learn the skills of mountaineering on one of our climbing courses. All equipment provided. Professional mountain guides.
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19 Dec 2016
“Incredible Experience and Guide on Ball Pass Crossing”
14 Feb 2013
“Fantastic Experience!”
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Caroline Hut, Ball Ridge | Mount Cook National Park, Mt. Cook Village, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7999, New Zealand
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+64 3-680 6736

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Reviewed 19 December 2016

My guide Ewan did an amazing job guiding me on this trip in some challenging conditions (snow and strong winds). When it was sunny, we were quick to get out and take advantage of the conditions and getting close to the pass. Then a storm...More

1  Thank eortman
AlpineRecreation, Owner at Introductory Climbing Course, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. You did indeed experience some challenging weather conditions, when it is supposed to be summer! However, I'm pleased you were able to experience the majesty of Aoraki/Mt Cook in both sunny and stormy conditions. It...More

Reviewed 14 February 2013

Alpine Recreations Introductory Climbing Course is the perfect introduction to mountaineering for beginners. We spent 6 days at their privately owned 'Caroline Hut' in Mt Cook National Park. The hut overlooks the mighty Caroline Face of Mt Cook, a stunning sight as we set off...More

1  Thank TraceyLakeTekapo
ABELakeTekapo, Owner at Introductory Climbing Course, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2013

Really pleased that you enjoyed the courses, Tracey, and found them fun and worthwhile for all the things you learned about being safe in the mountains. Many thanks for taking the time to give us this feedback. We hope you can join us for another...More

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