Ranunculus lyallii on the Gertrude Saddle Route
Image: Jaime Apolonio | Creative Commons



Gertrude Saddle includes rocky alpine terrain and should only be attempted by experienced trampers and in good weather. Wet weather, snow or ice create treacherous conditions in any season.

7 km return via same track

Walking and tramping

4-6 hr Expert: Route


Stay safe in the outdoors


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