Eventually made it up Black Peak

Photos of a trip up Black Peak near Wanaka. Its one of the bigger peaks over looking the town and something I have looked up at ever since first coming here 7 years ago!!black peak-1-2

Black Peak taken from my garden the day before the trip.

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Mike after crossing the roped section.

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The Summit

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Views back towars Wanaka

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Mt Aspiring

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Mike on the Summit rocks

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Clouds coming in from the westcoast

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Some of the alpine fauna on the way

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My Bivy for the night

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Billy on for dinner

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Whittakers and a good book, living the dream!

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Hot Raro in the evening actually way nicer than a hot chocolate!

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Walked back up to the ridge in the morning for sunrise

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Looking back down into the Matukituki

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Back along the ropes

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Looking back up at Black Peak

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Mike on the last push back up to the summit of Treble Cone. Such a rewarding trip.

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