Contents: Weekend Tramp Sat/Sun 27/28 July. Parks Peak Hut The access at the Makororo has largely been resolved through Smedley taking over the farm at the road end. Currently you can drive down to the old mill site at the end of Wakarara Rd if you get permission from Smedley. The phone number is 06-8566518… [Read More]
Contents: NTC Website We have been upgrading the website and the procedure would have been routine, had it not been for the host failing to install a link. Most users should not have a problem, but in the rare event that they do, their browser cache/history needs to be cleared. Below is a guide on… [Read More]
Contents: Change of Tramp Organiser Saturday May 4th, Kiwi Saddle Hut. The organiser is now Lynette Morgan. See the tramp list on the website for her contact info. NTC AGM – Held May 2, 2019. The meeting was well attended. The executive positions now are: President Kelvin Shaw (re-elected but this is his final year…. [Read More]
Contents: Change of Tramp Organiser Saturday May 4th, Kiwi Saddle Hut. The organiser is now Lynette Morgan. See the tramp list on the website for her contact info. There is a mid week overnight tramp this month to Back Ridge Hut on Wed/Thurs 10/11 April. Here are some taster photos. AGM Reminder The AGM is… [Read More]
RUG Minutes, 18 February 2019 RUG minutes Feb 2019 Kia Ora RUG, Just an email update to advise that we will have a team in at Iron Gate completing some tree work around the hut. This will open up the site and assist with the positioning of the new hut. This will occur from 7th… [Read More]
There is a Wednesday overnight tramp to Waipopehu Hut, Tararua FP, and also a weekend tramp this month to Whirinaki FP. Here is a pix of Waiopehu Hut taken in November 2013.
Daphne Hut, via Tukituki River. Ruahine FP, Wednesday 30 January 2019. Banner Pix: Heading back to the junction of the Tukituki River and Moorcock Stream. It was a fine, hot morning when we set off, with the temperature tipped to reach 31 degrees. The tramp was meant to be Longview and Daphne Hut via Daphne… [Read More]
Sunrise Hut and Waipawa River, Ruahine FP, Saturday 26 January 2019 Banner Pix: A great viewing deck at Sunrise Hut A full van-load of 12 trampers left the Napier heat for clear skies in the Ruahines. There were a few cars already at the Sunrise car park and we encountered a few trampers coming down… [Read More]
Happy New Year to all club members and readers. The weekend tramp this month is to Maropea Forks Hut 26/27 January. Here is a pix.
Macintosh Hut, Kaweka FP, Saturday 1 December 2018. Map: BJ37 The designated tramp was Back Ridge Hut, but to get there we needed to get up to Kaweka J first and – with the forecast wind – we could see that might be an issue. So the decision was made to change to the Lakes… [Read More]