Attempt to summit Mt Ngaruhoe!
Climb Mt Ngaruhoe with the NZAC - Auckland Section. We will be attempting to climb the infamous Mount Doom on Saturday 24th August.
This is winter. We will be attempting to summit in the harsh and unforgiving alpine environment - you must have suitable gear:
full hard shell (waterproof outer) and warm layers
mountaineering boots (at lest 3/4 shank)
well-fitting crampons (and knowledge of correct use)
an ice axe (and knowledge of correct use)
food and water
head torch with spare batteries
You must be an NZAC member and have completed a Snowcraft or similar course to register for this trip