Descent Pass (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Descent Pass (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Pass (2e)
This name originates from New Zealand. It is part of the New Zealand Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
A pass between Blue and Ferra Glaciers, where Armitage and his party made an adventurous descent to the Ferrar Galcier on 16 Decemver 1902. It is very steep, about 1/2 mile wide and 3 miles in length. Named by the party led by Armitage of the NAE, 1901-04.
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