Possibles


What are the ‘ POSSIBLES’?

The ‘Possibles’ list contains peaks which may or may not make it on the official New Zealand Peak Bagging list. In many cases, we have not yet confirmed that they meet the requirements of our classification system.

# Name Height (m) Region Difficulty Duration Season
1 Adams 663 Wairarapa Yes
2 Alarm, Mt 2877 Kaikouras Very Hard 4 days Dec to Apr
3 Alexander, Mt 1958 West Coast Very Hard 2-3 days Jan to Apr
4 Alpha, Mt 1630 Otago/Southland Hard 11 hours
5 Angle Knob/McGregor 1510/1540 Tararuas Medium
6 Anglem, Mt 980 Stewart Island Very Hard 6-7 days
7 Armstrong, Mt (DOC Page) 2174 Haast Pass Hard 2 days Nov to May
8 Battle Hill 251 Wellington Easy 1.5 hours All Year
9 Bruce, Mt 1630 Canterbury 6 hours
10 Brynderwyn 297 Northland
11 Bucklands Peak 1325 West Coast Hard 2 days
12 Bull Hill 863 Haurangi 5 hours
13 Burns, Mt 1645 Southern Lakes Hard 10 hours Dec to Apr
14 Cargill, Mt 676 Otago/Southland Easy 4 hours All Year
15 Castle Rock 162 Castlepoint Easy 2 hours All Year
16 Castle Rock 521 Coromandel
17 Clare Peak 1490 Southern Lakes Medium 1-2 days
18 Crows Nest 2449 Kaikouras Very Hard 4 days Dec to Apr
19 Dasler Pinnacles 2315 Canterbury Very Hard 2 days
20 Don Juan 943 Kaweka Ranges Yes
21 Enys, Mt Cragieburn
22 Fort Ohau 201 Wellington Easy 2-3 hours Nov to July
23 Gladstone, Mt 2371 Kaikouras Very Hard 4 days Dec to Apr
24 Haast, Mt Springs Junction/Reefton
25 Hakarimata 374 Waikato Yes
26 Harper, Mt/Mahaanui 1829 Canterbury Hard 7 hours
27 Hauhungaroa\Ketemaringi 1078/931 Taupo
28 Henry Peak 1224 Pouakai, Taranaki
29 Hihitahi 1116 Taihape Easy full day
30 John, Mt 1031 Canterbury 2 hours
31 Kaipawa 586 Coromandel Yes
32 Kaitarakihi 852 Coromandel Yes
33 Kakapo Peak 1783 Kahurangi 2-3 days
34 Kakarahi 641
35 Kakarahi 641 BoP/East Coast Easy 6 hours All Year
36 Kohinga 1009 Kaweka Ranges 3-4 hrs
37 Kohukohunui 688 Auckland
38 Kohurau, Mt/Rocky Top 2015/1942 Mackenzie Country 6 hours Nov to May
39 Lakeman, Mt 1782 Canterbury Very Hard 2 days Oct to May
40 Lathams Hill Awakeri Easy
41 Lion 395 Whangerei Yes
42 Makorako 1726 Kaimanawa Very Hard 4 days Nov to May
43 Mangahuia 1583 Ruahines Medium 1-2 days Nov to May
44 Manson, Mt Cragieburn
45 Maumaupaki 819 Coromandel Yes
46 Maungakawa 535 Waikato Yes
47 Maunganamu 492 Tokaanu Yes
48 Maungaraho Rock Northland
49 McKerrow, Mt 706 Wellington Yes
50 Memphis, Mt 1405 Fiordland Very Hard 3-4 days Nov to Apr
51 Mitre Peak 2620 Kaikouras Very Hard 4 days Dec to Apr
52 Moehau 892 Coromandel Medium 6 hours All Year
53 Moir Hill 358 Auckland Easy 4 hours All Year
54 Monoa Trig 410 Northland Easy 6 hours All Year
55 Ngamoko 1099 Hawkes Bay
56 Olympus, Mt Cragieburn
57 Onawe Pa 100 Canterbury Easy 1 hour All Year
58 One Tree Hill 183 Auckland
59 Opuahau (Mayor Island) 354 BOP
60 Outlook Hill 537 Wellington Yes
61 Paritutu 154 New Plymouth Scramble 1 hour
62 Philistine, Mt 1967 Canterbury
63 Pinnacle 2720 Kaikouras Very Hard 4 days Dec to Apr
64 Pourangaki 1539 Ruahine
65 Pukahuia 345 Northland Easy All Year
66 Putangirua/Mt Surf 500/600 Wairarapa Yes
67 Raetea/Mangamuka Gorge 751 Northland
68 Ram Hill 1368 Mackenzie Country Hard 4 hours
69 Reeves, Mt 899 Tararuas
70 Rocky Hill 777 Otago/Southland 3 hours Oct to May
71 Rocky Knob 1230 Ruahines
72 Ross, Mt 981 Wairarapa 6 hours
73 Saniortium Hill 383 Waikato Yes
74 Sentinel, Barrier Knob 1879 Otago/Southland Very Hard 10 hours Dec to Apr
75 Sinclair, Mt 841 Canterbury
76 Stony Bay Peak 806 Canterbury 2 hours
77 Table Top 1047 Tararuas Medium
68 Tapuae-o-uenuku, Mt 2885 Kaikouras Very Hard 4 days Dec to Apr
79 Te Atuaoparapara 1687 Hawkes Bay Hard 1-2 days Nov to May
80 Te Au 514 Wellington 4 hours All Year
81 Te Iringa 1241 Kaimanawa 7 hours Nov to May
82 Te Raupua 781 Northland Yes/Maybe
83 Tiraha 1668 Hawkes Bay Very Hard 2-3 days Nov to May
84 Titiraupenga 1042 Taupo Medium 3 hours All Year
85 Tokatoka Peak Northland
86 Torlesse, Mt 1961 Canterbury 8 hours
87 Travers, Mt 2338 Canterbury 5 hours
88 Trig K 417 Nelson/Marlborough Medium 4 hours All Year
89 Weraroa.Mt Pueora
90 Xenicus, Mt 1433 Kahurangi Medium 2-3 days Oct to May