Mount Hector (New Zealand) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsMount Hector
Mt Hector in the winter
|Elevation||1,529 m (5,016 ft)|
|Location||North Island, New Zealand|
|Parent range||Tararua Range|
The peak is named after James Hector a leading scientist in New Zealand during the 19th century.
Mt Hector is the site of a memorial cross commemorating trampers killed in the Second World War.
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