Peter is a keen tramper, climber and outdoor photographer. He has been an NZAC member since 2002 and is now Editor of Vertigo - the Wellington Section's monthly bulletin. In the past three years, he has also judged the Wellington Section NZAC photo competition. He is a regular contributor to Wilderness Magazine and runs www.occasionalclimber.co.nz, featuring many of his alpine and travel images.
Just as I thought what lay above wasn’t the prettiest icescape I’d seen, Simon paraphrased for me. “This ice is sh#t.” He was busily hacking away at brittle rime ice on steep volcanic rock. Ice fragments flew everywhere.