Altitude: 1061m to 1716m. Gain: 721m. Loss: 69m . Gradient: 12 deg (Moderate)
Skills: Alpine weather (2/7) - Streams (2/6)
Follow the 4wd track across the upper Kurow basin to the base of the spur leading to pt1622. Either follow the zig-zag track or ascend directly in tall tussock. The track ends at the 1500m contour from where a direct ascent to pt1622 is straight forward. pt1730 is a short scree-scramble beyond.