Overnight trip, good fitness level needed as will be two big days of hiking and climbing. Involves river crossings and climbing with exposure.
Saturday: Leave Christchurch early, park at Klondyke Corner and walk in to Carrington Hut. Head up Camp Spur to spend the night.
Sunday: early start, continue up Camp Spur to summit and then walk out same way we came in.
Grade 1 climb. Info here:
As we are sleeping out this trip will only go ahead if weather is dry.
• What to bring
warm clothes, hat, gloves
sleeping bag and overnight camping gear (there is no hut)
gas money for the driver ($15-20 ea)
**crampons and ice axe may be needed**