Otago Section of the New Zealand Alpine Club

Section Event

Mt Dick 29-30 Oct 2022

Saturday, October 29 2022 — Sunday, October 30 2022

The Basics
Event type: Mountaineering
Start date: Saturday, October 29 2022
End Date: Sunday, October 30 2022
Registration cut-off Friday, October 21 2022 12:00 AM
Trip organizers
Keith Moffat [Otago]
Ben Nicholson [Otago]
Cost None
Participant Information
Who's invited Members and guests
Attendee screening Attendees are pre-screened
Maximum number of participants 9
Total number registered 9
Who's registered You must be logged in to view participant list
Map showing Mt Dick


Mt Dick 1805m  is in Eyre Mountains and is accessed via Kingston. It is a grade 1 climb but you must be familiar with the use of ice axe and crampons. We will be camping high on Saturday night. A good level of fitness is required.

Organizer is Ben Nicolson  Keith is the temporary organizer until we can get Ben's login sorted.

Getting There

We will travel on Friday night in Private cars with fuel cost being shared.

Friday night accommodation yet to be arranged but we aim to meet at Kingston at 8am on Saturday. For Dunedin people travel will be via Lumsden. Central people will be via Queenstown.

What to Expect

A good time in the mountains with good company

Possible Hazards

Slips trips an falls.

Risk of hyperthermia if weather is bad.


Normal mountain warm clothing and camping gear.

Climbing gear required is ; ice axe, crampons and helmet.

If you have a PLB please bring it. 


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