Story: Otago region

Mt Aspiring/Tititea

Mt Aspiring/Tititea

At 3,027 metres, Mt Aspiring/Tititea – the triangular summit in the distance at right – is Otago’s highest peak. It is part of the highest section of the Southern Alps outside the Aoraki/Mt Cook region. This photograph was taken from the slopes of Ben Lomond, above Queenstown, 60 kilometres from Mt Aspiring.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Otago region - Geology and landscape', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 18 May 2022)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 May 2015