Cascade Saddle Route
Image: Tahu Taylor-Koolen | ©


The Cascade Saddle Route is an alpine crossing recommended for experienced trampers as a fine weather, summer route.

Walking and tramping

4-5 days one way Expert: Route

Seasonal restrictions

Avalanche danger from June to November. Check the New Zealand Avalanche Advisory website before starting your trip.

Dog access

No dogs

Your safety is your responsibility

Take the right gear to keep yourself safe on your tramp

Tell someone your plans using the Outdoors Intentions form including when to raise the alarm if you haven't returned.

Follow the Land Safety Code.


Tititea / Mount Aspiring National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:   0272696871
Fax:   03 4437660
Address:   1 Ballantyne Road
Wanaka 9305
Postal Address:   PO Box 93
Wanaka 9343
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