Heli Climbing














Heli Climbing

Join us on a one-day heli-climbing trip!


Southern Alps Guiding has several one day heli climbing days for all abilities. If you have time considerations and want to squeeze in a classic alpine climb before leaving Mt Cook then check this out!!!

Hochstettor Dome and Mt Alymer - situated at the head of the Tasman Glacier these two peaks are our classic intermediate peaks with great views. These snow and ice peaks can be be climbed in winter or summer and both are done in the same day!!! Fantastic views of the Southern Alps and the Tasman Sea and the West Coast. Access is by either Skiplane or helicopter. Price on application.

Hochstettor Dome



Nuns Veil - at 2749 metres. A great glaciated peak to climb with great views of the Southern Alps and Aoraki Mt Cook. Probably the best there is!  $950pp for two people. Cost includes 2 helicopter flights - in and out, guide fee, lunch and climbing gear. Boots can be rented.

The Nuns Veil from the air


On the summit of Hochstettor Dome





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