Tag Archives: Arthurs Pass

Pegleg Creek v4a3III*

Highest drop 47m Public access 8.5hrs Pegleg Creek is a big day in a semi-remote alpine canyon. It is mostly bolted but be prepared with natural anchor rigging materials. The upper canyon starts with open waterfalls with easy escapes before … Continue reading

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Upper Twin Creek v4a2III*

Highest drop 50m Public access 5hrs Steep and inescapable after the first drop. Some very beautiful waterfalls, very sheer and steep rock walls and views to Mt Rolleston. First descent by Grant Prattley, Nola Collie and James Abbott 4 Mar … Continue reading

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Lower Twin Creek v4a2III**

Highest drop 55m Public access 4hrs A more vertical continuation of Twin Creek, with a multipitch descent of a 70m waterfall. Download the CanyonTopo: LOWER TWIN v1 2016 CanyonTopo by Grant Prattley Photos by Grant Prattley, Nola Collie and James Abbott … Continue reading

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Bridal Veil Creek v4a2II*

This canyon is fully described in the Canyoning in NZ guidebook.

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Twin Creek v4a2II*

Highest drop 45m 4hrs Public Access Generally open stream way (‘V’ profile) with a little bit of walking between several good sized raps. This canyon is fully described in the Canyoning in NZ guidebook.

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