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Appendices (TararuaFootprints) Peaks over 1,500 metres, pain scale, further reading, history, general, natural science, guides, maps
Holdsworth Mitre Crossing (TararuaFootprints) 20.9 The Holdsworth to Mitre major Tararua Range crossing
Tararua Tramper's Guide (TararuaFootprints) A Tramper's Guide to the Tararua Ranges, by Merv Rodgers; maintained by John Thomson
Introduction (TararuaFootprints) They guide's grading system, fitness and time ratings, organisation, and about maps,
Main Range Crossing (TararuaFootprints) 20.8 The Tararua Main Range north to south major Tararua Range crossing
Ruamahanga Valley (TararuaFootprints) Cleft creek, Cow saddle, Roaring Stage Lodge, Mangatainoka, Cattle Ridge Hut, Dundas Hut
Southern Crossing (TararuaFootprints) 20.2. 20.3, 20.4 Southern Crossing major crossing of the Tararua Ranges
Tauherenikau Valley (TararuaFootprints) Tramping in the Tauherenikau Valley, Mt Hector to Featherston, Alpha Hut, Cone Hut, Tutuwai Hut
Waingawa Valley (TararuaFootprints) Mitre Flats, Mitre and Girdlestone, Mid King Biv, Cow Creek Hut, Arete Forks Hut, Tarn Ridge Hut
Waiohine Valley (TararuaFootprints) Woodside, Mt Reeves, Walls Whare, Cone, Totara Flats, Sayers Hut, Hector Forks, Neill Forks, Park Forks, Dorset Ridge, Carkeek Ridge, Mid-Waiohine
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Tararua Tramper's Guide Feedback (TararuaFootprints) Please enter a brief summary of the page contents here
Tramping Clubs North Island (Links) Tramping and outdoors clubs in the North Island south of Auckland
2014-03-29-Bushcraft Atiwhakatu Waingawa (Photos) Photos from Bushcraft in the Atiwhakatu and Waingawa
2015-09-27-Girdlestone-Jade Cincotta (Photos) Photos from Girdlestone September 27 2015 by Jade Cincotta
2016-06-02-Dragons-Teeth-Low-Route-Winter (Photos) Photos from a winter traverse of the Douglass Range via Dragon's Teeth Low Route
2016-06-06-Dragons-Teeth-Low-Route-Winter (Photos) Photos from winter traverse of the Douglass Range via Dragons Teeth Low Route
2016-12-14 Kaitoke Regional Park (Photos) Photos from Wednesday Walkers Christmas Lunch at Kaitoke Regional Park
2019-06-30-Centenary Tramp Mt Kaukau (Photos) Photos from the TTC Centenary Tramp Johnston Hill to Mt Kaukau
2019-07-03-Centenary Book Launch-Digital Ninja (Photos) Photos from the Centenary Book Launch by Digital Ninja
2019-07-03-Centenary Public History Talk (Photos) Photos from the Centenary Public History Talk at the National Library
2019-07-06-Centenary Dinner-Digital Ninja (Photos) Photos from the Centenary Dinner by Digital Ninja
2020-06-24-Wednesday Walkers (Photos) Photos from (Wednesday walkers - Above Eastbourne on to Lowry and into Gollans Stream)
2021-03-06-Arthurs Pass Expedition Week One (Photos) Photos from the Arthurs pass expedition week one
Wellingtons Rugged Southwest (TTC) Wellington city’s southern and western rural hinterland beyond the Outer Green Belt
Wellingtons Rugged Southwest-Gallery (TTC) Photographs by Barbara Mitcalfe to accompany the article Wellington's rugged southwest coast
Contributor: Jenny Lewis)
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2015-11-18-Lewis Pass Tops (Photos) Photos from Lewis Pass Tops trip to Mount Technical and Brass Monkey Biv, November 2015
2016-06-03-Arrowsmith-winter-2016 (Photos) Photos from winter 2016 attempt on Arrowsmith via the Lawrence
2017-11-04-Mt Alarm (Photos) Photos from Mt Alarm climb led by Dave Grainger, with Jadria Cincotta and Michael Allan
2018-10-11 Wairere Stream Tour (Photos) Photos from a late season Ruapehu overnighter trip to the backside of the Pinnacles
David Grainger, Stu Hutson, Rob Hawes, Lorraine Johns
FITT Tramping Coordinator
Fixture Card conveners
Multi-day trips - Forward planning (FixtureCard) Fixture Card expressions of interest for future multi-day trips and expeditions
2020 TTC Alert Level 2 (Governance) TTC guidance for trip leaders and club members under Covit-10 Alert level 2
Role Adventure Coordinator (Governance) A job description of the Outdoor Adventure Coordinator tasks and responsibilities
Role Almoner (Governance) Membership liaison with incapacitated or ill members, bereavements, preserves social history
Tararua Tramping Club - archive of submissions available for download (TTC) Submissions made by TTC
Huts and Tracks Committee
Eastern Hutt Place Name Origins (TararuaHistory) The origin of the names of various topographical features of the Eastern Te Awa Kairangi Valley
Ōrongorongo Place Name Origins (TararuaHistory) The origin of the names of various topographical features of the Ōrongorongo Ranges
Remutaka Place Name Origins (TararuaHistory) The origin of the names of various topographical features of the Remutaka Ranges
Wainuiomata Place Name Origins (TararuaHistory) The origin of the names of various topographical features of Wainuiomata
Michael Taylor Bequest Advisory Committee
2016-03-20-Bushcraft (Photos) Photos from TTC Bushcraft Weekend At Waerenga Hut, March 2016. A good time was had by all!
Peter Barber Club President
Role Publicity Officer (Governance) A job description of the Publicity Officer's tasks and responsibilities
Role Roll Secretary (Governance) A job description of the Roll Secretary's tasks and responsibilities
Ski and lodge committee
Snow and lodge trips fixture card (FixtureCard) Fixture Card for Board, Ski, Snow, and Tararua Lodge trips
Tararua Lodge 50th (TararuaLodge) 50th anniversary celebration of the club's first hut on Mt Ruapehu
2010-Photo Competition Results (Photos) - the results of the TTC 2010 Photo Competition, held 12 October 2010, judge Barry Durrant
2011-Photo Competition Results (Photos) - the results of the 2011 TTC Photo Competition, held 11th October, judge Carol Molineux
2012-Photo Competition Results (Photos) - the results of the 2012 TTC Photo Competition, held 2nd October, judge Alan Knowles
2013-Photo Competition Results (Photos) - the results of the 2013 TTC Photo Competition, held 1st October, judge David Grainger
2014-Photo Competition Results (Photos) - the results of the 2014 TTC Photo Competition, held 14th October, judge Rob Joiner
2015-Photo Competition Results (Photos) results of the 2015 TTC Photo Competition, held 13th October, judge Paul McCredie
2016-Photo Competition Results (Photos) results of the 2016 TTC Photo Competition, held 18th October, judge Robert Joiner
2020-Photo Competition Results (Photos) results of the 2020 TTC Photo Competition, held 4th August, judge Geoff Marshall
Guide-Life And Fifty Year Members Night (SocialCommittee) Please enter a brief summary of the page contents here
Guide-Meeting Setup (SocialCommittee) Social Committee Guide for Setting up joint Online and Clubroom meetings
Guide-Presenters-Online Meeting (SocialCommittee) Guide for TTC club night presenters for online meetings
Tararua Annual Editor
Tararua Tramper Editor
Contributor Guidelines (TararuaTramper) Guide for contributors of trip reports and articles published in the Tramper
2016-11-09 (TrampingReports) Kaimanawas,a summer day in the tararuas then s wet weekend in wellington
2017-03-01 (TrampingReports) Local walks and a West Coast biggie: Panatewaewae, Bothamley Pathway, Kaitoke Waterworks, McKerrow, Whitcombe-Toaroha
2017-03-15 (TrampingReports) East Holdsworth-Jumbo, Grant Track, Tararua Lodge re-stocking, Notable Trees, Stokes Valley hills, Moonshine-Belmont cycle ride.
2017-04-26 (TrampingReports) The First of May: Te Kopahou, McKerrow-Turere headwaters-Whakanui, Kiritaki Hut, Red Rocks
2017-05-10 (TrampingReports) East Harbour Regional Park, Kaitoke, Dobson's Loop, Hutt River Trail, Makara Loop,
2018-02-21 (TrampingReports) Cattle Ridge, Khandallah ramble, Wellington waterfront, Tararua Lodge, Makahika, Wainui,
2018-02-28 (TrampingReports) South Coast, Watts Peninsula, Burn Hut, Takapu Road cycling, Waiorongomai, Marchant Stream, Makara gun emplacements
2018-03-14 (TrampingReports) Orongorongo, Tauherenikau, Skyline, Mt. Thompson, Lodge, Cape Palliser etc., Putuna Chasm
2018-04-04 (TrampingReports) Lower Waiohine, Crofton Downs-Ngaio, Waiopehu, Mt. Matthews via Goat Stream spur
2018-04-11 (TrampingReports) Wahine remembrance and wild Weather: South Coast, Howletts Hut, Blue Range Hut, Kaitoke
2018-04-25 (TrampingReports) Anzac Day and after: Rimutaka Ridge, Roaring Stag, Broken Axe Pinnacles, Panatewaewae
2018-05-02 (TrampingReports) Tararuas Rimutukas and town: Eastern Hills, Dobsons-Smiths Creek, Square Knob, Rupae Falls, Orange Hut
2018-05-16 (TrampingReports) Winter weather: Gollans Headwaters, Catchpool bush, Percy's Reserve, Tutuwai )(:year:2016
2018-06-12 (TrampingReports) Wellinton - Wild and wet winter weather: Kaitoke, Wilton Bush, Lowry Bay, Jumbo-Powell, Turere,
2018-06-27 (TrampingReports) Wellington-North and East: Paekakariki Escarpment, Whakanui, Belmont, Colonial Knob
2018-07-11 (TrampingReports) Wednesday lunches, Boulder Hill, and a Winter week-long round-Ruapehu trip
2018-07-31 (TrampingReports) Tauherenikau, Waiotauru-Pukeatua, Sunny Grove firebreak-Bivy Track-Evans Track-McKerrow Track-Whakanui Track,
2018-08-01 (TrampingReports) Around town, Akatarawas, Kaitawa Reserve-Pukeatua, Waiotauru to Puheatua, Skyline track, Mitre Flats Hut and the Kings, Akatarawa Forest Park
2018-08-08 (TrampingReports) Bothamley Park, Titahi Bay, McKerrow-Cattle Ridge, Field Tops, AIC, Cannons Head
2018-08-13 (TrampingReports) Kaitoke-Benge Creek-Ridge Track, Maungakotukukotuku, Mangatarere-Sayers Hut
2018-09-02 (TrampingReports) Belmont Regional Park, Kaitoke Regional Park, Mt. Reeves, East Harbour Regional Park
2018-09-17 (TrampingReports) Keith George Memorial Park, Pigeon Bush, Ruapehu, Raumati Escarpment, Rimutaka Ridge
2018-09-25 (TrampingReports) Baring Head, Northland to Brooklyn, East Harbour Regional Park, Pukeatua Track, Taranaki, Tauherenikau Valley
2018-10-02 (TrampingReports) Lodestar crash site, Browns Track and Rimutaka Ridge, Newlands wander, Jumbo Hut, Bells Track, Zealandia
2018-10-08 (TrampingReports) Te Aro, Gollans Stream, Smith Creek, West Mikimiki, Rae Ridge, Makara cliffs
2018-10-16 (TrampingReports) Southern Walkway, Mt. Matthews, Lower Waiohine Track/Cone Saddle, Hemi Matenga, Paekakariki Escarpment
2018-10-23 (TrampingReports) Butterfly Creek, East Holdsworth, Rimutaka Forest Park, Ruahines, Pukerua Bay climb
2018-10-30 (TrampingReports) Project Westwind, Mt. Reeves, Makahika, East Harbour, Mt. Matthews, Belmont Hills
2018-11-06 (TrampingReports) Spring tramping around Wellington: Kapakapanui, Te Whiti Riser, Heretaunga Witako, Otaki Forks-Tangata Maunga-Waitohu, Turere Spur
2019-01-30 (TrampingReports) Rimutaka, Southern Walkway, Ngatiawa, Kapakapanui, Belmont, Mangahao, Southern Crossing, Roaring Stag
2019-02-13 (TrampingReports) Remutaka-Pigeon Bush, Prout Stream, Cannon's Point, Atiwhakatu Circ, Sheridan Creek, Hemi Matenga
2019-02-20 (TrampingReports) Oriental Bay, Newlands, Rae Ridge, Deception Spur, Scholes Creek, Tararua Lodge
2019-02-27 (TrampingReports) Penn ck, Waiorongomai, Miro Hut, Morison Bush, Petone and Maugakotuktuku
2019-04-03 (TrampingReports) Colonial Knob, Karori Hills, Mangataarere Valley, Reeves circuit, Waiopehu, Herepai, Sunrise
2019-04-10 (TrampingReports) Mana-Camborne, Red Rocks track, Waitatapia Stream, Paekakariki Escarpment
2019-04-17 (TrampingReports) Gollans headwaters, Barney's whare, Eastern walkway, Tapokopoko, Mitre Flats
2019-05-08 (TrampingReports) Belmont, Butcher, Te Whiti - Lowry, Putaputa, Colonial Knob, Holdworth - Jumbo
2019-06-12 (TrampingReports) Ngaio, Eastern Harbour hills, Belmont Regional Park, Rimutaka Forest Park, Tutuwai
2019-06-26 (TrampingReports) Central Park, Whareroa Farm, Stokes Valley hills, Pinnacle from Donnelly Flat, Thompson, Skyline Centenary Walk
2019-07-03 (TrampingReports) Percy Reserve, Miramar Hills, Lower Eastern Hutt, AIC Rock, Island Bay - Happy Valley - Brookly Hills
2019-09-04 (TrampingReports) Eastern Hutt Hills, East Harbour Hills, Huntleigh - Korimako - Northern Walkway - Kaukau, Turere Spur - Waterfall - McKerrow
2019-09-18 (TrampingReports) Colonial Knob, Cape Terawhiti, Maunganui, Southern Crossing, Te Mara, Butcher-Cattle Ridge
2019-09-25 (TrampingReports) Spicer Forest, Karori Hills, Reeves Circuit, Arcus Dam, McKerrow-Clay Ridge, Post AIC
2020-02-26 (TrampingReports) Mt. Victoria, Twin Bridges & gorse, Kaitoke, Waiohine valley, McGregor Falls, Orongorongo-Cattle Ridge
2020-09-09 (TrampingReports) Eastern walkway, Miramar, Remutaka trig and beyond, Harvard spur, Dobson's loop, Herepai
2020-09-16 (TrampingReports) Otari, Paekakariki Escarpment, Hemi Matenga, Powell Hut, Clay Ridge-Haavard Spur-Cattle Ridge, Abbots Creek to Remutaka summit, Jumbo-Powell, Tongoriro Crossing
2020-10-28 (TrampingReports) Evans Bay and Oriental Bay, Whitireia Park, Skyline, Mt. Climie, Holdsworth - McGregor Falls
2020-11-11 (TrampingReports) Paekakariki Escarpment, Thompson, Mitre, Cycling Hutt River and Incline
2021-02-24 (TrampingReports) Seton Nossiter, Mt. Albert to Fort Dorset, Karapoti & Akatarawa cycling
2021-05-26 (TrampingReports) Khandallah, Rata St. loop, Wellington bush, Catchpool, Nikau Valley, Smiths Creek - Dobsons
2021-06-02 (TrampingReports) Wellington Southern Walkay, Pencarrow, Dick-Waiohine, Mt. Taranaki walks, Arthurs Pass
2021-06-09 (TrampingReports) Bothamley Park, East Harbour Regional Park, Smith Creek, Turakirae Head
Waerenga Hut Officer
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Leader Check List (TripInformation) Trip Leader's checklist for before, during, and afterwards. One of the trip information pages
Trip Grading (TripInformation) Trip grading used for the Fixture Card. One of the trip information pages
Trip Transport (TripInformation) Trip transport and vehicle running costs. One of the trip information pages
Wednesday Trip Information (TripInformation) Trip Leader's information for before, during, and afterwards. One of the trip information pages
Weekend Food (TripInformation) Food recommendations for a weekend tramp. One of the trip information pages
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2010-03-11-Lookout Point Near Bruce Hill (TripReports) Investigating the Lookout Point SW of Bruce Hill on the Blue Range
2010-03-17-Pyramid Knob-Northern Tararuas (TripReports) A 7-hour round trip to Pyramid Knob, returning down an untracked spur to Waiti Stream
2010-03-20-Penn Creek Hut (TripReports) A tramp to Penn Creek Hut via Field Hut and Table Top returning up a scrubby ridge
2013-08-21-Mc Kerrow-Cattle Ridge (TripReports) Along Graces Stream, up Clay Ridge to McKerrow & back via Cattle ridge.
2013-08-24-Clem Creek Spur-Cone Peak (TripReports) A day trip from Walls Whare to a windy Cone Peak via Clem Creek Spur
2013-10-01-Cone Ridge In 1929 (TripReports) First published in The Tararua Tramper Vol.5,No.11,Sept15,1933
2013-10-27-Kaiwharawhara Stream-Te Ahumairangi Hill (TripReports) An afternoon tramp that was slower than expected due to tree-falls
2013-11-10-Harbour Regional Park Wellington (TripReports) A botanising trip up Muritai Track, Eastbourne.
2013-12-04-Tapokopoko Orongorongo (TripReports) An off-track trip from the Orongorongo river to Tapokopoko, Rimutaka Range
2013-12-08-Herepai Hut-Ruapae Stream (TripReports) A wet trip mostly off-track, including down streams.
2013-12-22-Ohau Bay And Te Ika A Maru Bays (TripReports) A day walk in gullies and up ridges of the Terawhiti Station
2014-02-05-Backwater Stream-Waiopehu (TripReports) A day trip to Waiopehu Hut via Blackwater Stream.
2014-02-12-Paekakariki Escarpment (TripReports) A day walk on sections of Te Araroa, and thru native forest and private farmland.
2014-02-23-Mc Gregor Falls (TripReports) Mostly off-track travel including travel in Holdsworth Creek.
2014-02-26-Mt Reeves (TripReports) A return trip up old and new tracks over Mt Reeves to Reeves Stream and the Tauherenikau.
2014-03-09-Balfour-Magellan (TripReports) Some extreme climbing from the Balfour Glacier to the top of Magellan
2014-03-11-Neill Forks-Tarahanga Spur (TripReports) Travel via Makaka Creek to Cone Ridge, Neill Forks Hut, then Tarahanga Spur – Concertina Knob.
2014-03-15-Papa And Saddle Creeks (TripReports) Off-track travel to explore an area above the Waitewaewae Track
2014-03-19-Tapokopoko Stream (TripReports) A trip up near Greens Stream and over the Rimutaka Range to Tapokopoko Stream
2014-04-04-Bannister (TripReports) A circuit from Kiriwhakapapa over Bannister, the Waiohine Pinnacles, and Girdlestone
2014-04-18-Mount Arapiles Australia (TripReports) Climbing single and mutipitch routes on Mount Arapiles, Australia.
2014-05-09-Cone-Hector-Winchcombe (TripReports) A circuit from Cone to Alpha hut, Hector, Winchcombe and Neill.
2014-06-18-Mangaone-Pukeatua (TripReports) A trip on the Te Araroa walkway with the two parties meeting up on Pukeatua,
2014-06-21-Island Bay-Seatoun (TripReports) A day walk of on and off-track travel near Island Bay and Seatoun.
2014-07-25-Wanaka Backcountry Avalanche Course (TripReports) A course covering snowpack stability, avalanche risk, etc for the alpine environment.
2014-08-09-Mahina Bay-Wainuiomata (TripReports) A walk along historic tracks in the East Harbour Regional Park in sleety southerly weather.
2014-08-17-Rangiwahia Hut-Mangahuia (TripReports) Ski touring from Rangiwahia Hut to Mangahuia after a big snowfall
2014-08-20-Pukerua Bay (TripReports) Cleaning beaches at Pukerua Bay & Plimmerton in a cold showery southerly.
2014-10-01-Mangaterere River-Waiohine (TripReports) An 8-hour round trip mostly along ridges from the Mangaterere River over Waiohine.
2014-10-22-Mt Wainui (TripReports) A trip from Waikakriki Stream to Wainui Saddle to Mt Wainui and down.
2014-10-28-Papatahi (TripReports) A climb of Papatahi in bad weather starting at North Boulder Creek.
2014-11-19-Smith Creek Waterfalls (TripReports) A day trip through difficult terrain to the waterfalls of Smith Creek.
2014-12-03-Tauherenikau Gorge-Frith (TripReports) Difficult dense scrub and gorse on a trip to Frith.
2014-12-05-Waerenga-Mt Mathews (TripReports) A weekend at Waeranga with a day trip to South Saddle and Mt Mathews
2014-12-17-Days Bay-Muritai (TripReports) By ferry to Days Bay & a walk to Muritai and a ramble up Muritai track
2014-12-17-Ohau River-Deception Spur (TripReports) From Ohau River up a spur to Deception Spur track and down to North Ohau River
2014-12-17-Turere Ridge-Turere Stream (TripReports) Up the Turere ridge from the Orongorono track then down to the Turere stream and back.
2015-01-01-Snowy River-Elder Hut-Hector (TripReports) To Waiotauru Forks & the Snowy River to Elder Hut, & onto Aston Hector the next day
2015-01-14-North Ohau Hut (TripReports) From the sidle track up the Ohau to river travel in the North Ohau.
2015-02-18-Tapokopoko Stream (TripReports) A walk up the West Branch and spurs of the Tapokopoko Stream
2015-03-18-Saddle Creek Spur (TripReports) A round trip up a spur from Saddle Creek & onto Waitewaewae & new SidleTracks.
2015-03-25-Southern Walkway Wellington (TripReports) A day walk along the southern section of the Southern Walkway
2015-03-25-Te Mara-Blue Range (TripReports) From Kiriwhakapapa along the old tramway then Blue Range and back over Rovers Hill
2015-04-24-Marlborough Pinnacle (TripReports) A climb of the Marlborough Pinnacle in windy cloudy weather.
2015-04-29-Taits Stream (TripReports) A trip circling the upper Taits stream catchment, passing Rocky Knob & Reeves
2015-05-13-Akatarawa Tops (TripReports) A large loop along off-track ridges & return along Pram track.
2015-05-20-Historic Central Wellington (TripReports) A trip around central Wellington to view historic sites and buildings.
2015-06-07-Norbett Stream-Phillips Creek (TripReports) A fine wintry day walk to Norbett Stream and old Phillips Creek Shelter
2015-08-19-Akatarawa Stream (TripReports) A wet day trip in the bush to view the biggest NZ rata tree.
2015-09-12-Melrose-Seatoun (TripReports) A walk on tracks and walkways & thru bush in southern Wellington
2015-09-30-High Ridge (TripReports) A round trip from Totara Creek to High Ridge to Holdsworth Track
2015-10-14-Sayers Hut-Waiohine River (TripReports) A round trip from the Mangaterere Stream to the Waiohine River
2015-10-23-Lake Angelus (TripReports) Along the Robert Ridge to Lake Angelus, returning via Hukere Stream
2015-10-23-Mt Cupola-Mt Travers (TripReports) Ascents of Mt Cupola from Cupola Hut & Mt Travers from a bush–line camp.
2015-10-28-Waitatapia-Papa Creek (TripReports) A loop from Waitewaewae Track to Waitatapia high point & northwards.
2015-11-04-Gollans Stream-Rata Ridge Track (TripReports) Up trap lines to East Ridge, Gollans Steam & Rata Ridge track.
2015-11-15-Huntleigh Park (TripReports) Botany in the indigenous forest between Crofton Downs and Ngaio
2015-11-18-Lewis Pass Tops (TripReports) From Lewis Pass to open tops, Lucretia Peak, & down One Mile Creek
2015-12-29-Tararua Lodge Ruapehu (TripReports) Days trips from the Tararua Lodge & celebration of New Year
2016-01-09-Mick-Tangata Maunga (TripReports) A long trip up the Waitohu & over Mick & Tangata Maunga
2016-01-13-The Peak Rimutaka Range (TripReports) A round trip to The Peak from the Orongorongo River
2016-02-03-Phillips Stream (TripReports) A journey up Phillips Stream, with a bypass of a 15m waterfall.
2016-02-05-Waiheke Island (TripReports) A weekend of walking based at the Forest & Bird Onetangi Cottage.
2016-02-06-Hector River (TripReports) Up Hector River from Neil Forks Hut & back along the main range & Concertina Knob
2016-02-10-Panatewaewae (TripReports) A tops loop from North Manakau Road over Waitewaewae & Panatewaewae
2016-02-10-Whakanui Creek (TripReports) Along the Whakanui down to the Whakanui Creek & out along the East Whakanui.
2016-02-17-Haurangis (TripReports) Over Mt Tuanganui to Mt Ross , Sutherlands Hut & up the Turanganui Stream.
2016-03-25-Spenser Mountains (TripReports) Three Tarn Pass, Camera Gully & climbs of Gloriana & Faerie Queene
2016-03-30-Mc Kerrow Stream (TripReports) A walk up the rough McKerrow stream, sidling around pools & waterfalls
2016-04-17-Trip Location (TripReports) Waiohine Road end, up Makaka Stream & a nameless spur to Cone Mound, down to Cone Saddle and out
2016-06-21-Parkway-Mahina Bay (TripReports) A traverse of the northern bush block of East Harbour Regional Parks
2016-07-06-Rimutakla (TripReports) A cycle ride from Maymorn to Featherston via the Rimutaka Incline.
2016-07-27-Paraparumu-Maungatuktuku (TripReports) A trip along spurs ,along streams, and some bush bashing.
2016-08-10-Baring Head (TripReports) Removal of the noxious weed "Yellow Horned Poppy" from Baring Head.
2016-08-21-Mc Kerrow-Whakanui (TripReports) A loop leading to the McKerrow Track, & onto the upper Turere, & Whakanui track.
2016-09-10-Mt Reeves-Taits Stream (TripReports) A round trip along ridges plus a side-trip to bump 468 in bad weather.
2016-09-21-Waiotauru-Pukeatua (TripReports) Brief trip summary hereA loop up the Waiotauru Track, & back on the Pukeatua and Fenceline tracks
2016-10-21-Taupō (TripReports) Biking the Great Lake Trail, Lakeside Cycleway to Huka Falls, and Tongariro River Trail
2016-10-22-Waiohine River-Jacs Biv (TripReports) From McGreggor Biv down the Waiohine with a night in Jacs Biv.
2016-10-26-Mitre Flats (TripReports) Into Mitre Flat Hut via Blue Range, returning along Barra Track.
2016-11-09-Totara Creek-High Ridge (TripReports) A day loop from Totara Creek to High Ridge, Powell Hut and Mountain House.
2016-11-23-Marchant Ridge-Tauherenikau River (TripReports) A round trip from Dobsons, Marchant, down a spur to Smith Creek & Puffer Saddle.
2016-12-17-East Harbour Regional Park (TripReports) From Whiorau Grove to the Ridge Track, Pukeatua footbridge, Kōnini Saddle Track, & Whites Line East,
2017-02-04-Ngamoko Hut (TripReports) To the tops of the Ngamoko Range in high winds, & onto Ngamoko Hut
2017-03-01-Norbert Creek-Marchant Ridge (TripReports) A trip from Norbert Creek to Marchant Ridge to Kiwi Ranch
2017-03-29-Tauherenikau (TripReports) A circuit crossing the Tauherenikau river, up to the peak, & return
2017-04-19-Rimutaka (TripReports) A round trip up the Orongorongo river & back along the Rimutaka tops via The Peak
2017-05-17-Cone Hut-Block XIX (TripReports) A loop to Cone Hut, up Block XIX, returning along the Waiohine River
2017-05-20-Blue Range-Blake-Bruce Hill (TripReports) An off-track loop from Kiriwhakapapa to Blake and Bruce Hill
2017-06-14-Turere Stream (TripReports) A new Turere crossing between the McKerrow and Whakanui tracks
2017-09-06-Scholes Creek-Turere Valley (TripReports) A trip to investigate waterfalls and side streams.
2017-10-04-Waiotauru-Pukeatua (TripReports) A loop via spurs from the Waiotauru Track to the Pukeatua Track.
2017-11-11-Belmont Regional Park (TripReports) A mountain bike trip along tracks in the Belmont Regional Park
2017-11-15-Bull Hill Northern Haurangis (TripReports) A trip through Blue Creek Station to Bull Hill
2017-11-24-Ruamahanga Gorge (TripReports) A circuit from Cattle Ridge & back down the Ruamahanga Gorge
2017-12-16-Mangaone-Pukeatea (TripReports) From South Mangone up the Pukeatea track & returning down spurs
2018-01-13-East Holdsworth (TripReports) Off-track travel from Atiwhakatu Track to near Mt Holdsworth
2018-01-17-Mukamukaiti (TripReports) To the top of Mukamukaiti Stream & down Tapokopoko and Paua Ridge
2018-01-31-Atiwhakatu Watercourse (TripReports) To Jumbo then off-track down the Atiwhakatu watercourse
2018-02-07-Totara Creek Spur (TripReports) Over Gentle Annie & up Totara Creek Spur to Holdsworth Track
2018-02-23-Middle Spur-Hector Forks (TripReports) A difficult circuit along ridges and flooded rivers
2018-02-28-Mangahoe-Taramea Ridge (TripReports) A loop from Mangahao 2 Dam up Macs Track & past Burn Hut
2018-03-07-Bothamely Park-Ascot Park (TripReports) Trips in the vicinity of Bothamley and Ascot Parks
2018-07-25-Tauherenikau-Dobsons (TripReports) A loop walk to the Tauherenikau & up a little-used spur to Dobsons
2018-08-29-Phillips Stream Ridge MF (TripReports) Norbett Creek - Hutt Forks - Phillips Stream - .630 and return
2018-08-31-Tongariro Crossing (TripReports) A winter Tongaririo Crossing with nights at Mangatepopo Hut.
2018-09-02-Griffins Firebreak-Kaitawa Rd Track York Bay (TripReports) Tracks above York Bay
2018-09-09-Hawkins Hill To Sinclair Head Etc (TripReports) EM trip to Hawkins Hills and out to WW2 Bunkers at Sinclair Head
2018-09-12-Keith George Memorial Park (TripReports) Walking the length of the park through bush and back again
2018-09-12-Pigeon Bush Working Party (TripReports) Work on the tracks the TTC have cut over the years in Pigeon Bush
2018-09-15-Tapokopoko-The Peak (TripReports) Up Paua Ridge to Tapokopoko & The Peak & down Peak Stream Spur
2018-09-26-Te Au Track-Field (TripReports) Up to & along the ridge above Waikanae to the Lodestar crash site
2018-10-07-Mc Gregor Biv-Dorset Hut-North King (TripReports) A circuit from The Pines to Dorset Creek, North King & Mitre Flats
2018-12-27-Temple-Huxley-circuit (TripReports) Five day circuit Temple Stream, Huxley and Hopkins river with alpine crossing of the Barrier Range
2019-01-16-Neill Winchcombe (TripReports) A long day from Otaki Forks over Winchcombe to Walls Whare
2019-02-01-Southern Crossing (TripReports) Southern Crossing: Otaki Forks, Kime Hut, Tutuwai Hut, Reeves, Woodside Station
2019-02-09-Waitewaewae-Prout Stream (TripReports) Over Waitewaewae to Prout Stream & to Island Forks Hut
2019-03-30-Kaiparoro-Makakahi River (TripReports) Up a ridge to the Kaiparoro Track and Kaiparoro summit
2019-03-30-Rimutaka Incline-Corner Creek (TripReports) A loop over the Rimutaka Incline down the Wairarapa to the coast & Hutt Valley
2019-06-15-Tutuwai Hut (TripReports) A loop from Waihine Valley passing Cone & Tutuwai Huts, & Mt Reeves
2019-10-30-Hinakitaka Stream-Mt Mathews (TripReports) Up Hinakitaka Stream to Mathews & back via Corner Creek
2019-11-10-Trelissick Park (TripReports) A wet walk through reserves & streets of western Wellington
2020-01-08-Butterfly Creek-Hawtrey (TripReports) Kereru track to Butterfly Creek and back over Hawtrey
2020-03-04-Whareroa Farm (TripReports) Catchment View Track to Campbell’s Mill Road & onto Hydro Road.
2020-03-08-Odell Reserve-Trelissick Park (TripReports) Through reserves of Khandallah, Ngaio, & Wadestown
2020-03-20-Kaikoura-Hapuku Hut (TripReports) A walk to Hapuku Hut & next day the Kaikoura Peninsula.
2020-04-00-Heke Reserve-Huntleigh Park-Orleans Makererua Reserve (TripReports) Walks through reserves & parks near Ngaio, Wellington.
2020-06-00-Botanic Garden-Otari (TripReports) A route guide for walking from Botanic Garden to Otari
2020-07-01-Tinakori Hill-Skyline Walkway (TripReports) A loop on hilly walking tracks in Western Wellington
2020-07-26-Paekakariki Escarpment (TripReports) Along the Escarpment from Paekakariki to Pukerua Bay
2020-09-16-Pukerua Bay-Karehana Bay (TripReports) Hidden Valley track to Taua Taua Track to Karehana Bay
2020-10-13-Tongariro Northern Circuit (TripReports) A 3 day Tongariro Northern Circuit from Whakapapa Village
2020-11-11-Raroa Reserve (TripReports) Tau Tapu Track then through Carrad's Farm to Hidden Valley Track
2021-01-08-Triangle Spur-Mt Dundas (TripReports) Up the Mangahao to a circuit over Dundas, Logan & Pukemoremore
2021-06-09-Mt Lowry-Butterfly Creek (TripReports) Along the tops from Pt Howard to Butterfly Creek to Bus Barnes
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1996-10-25 Ōtaki Forks-Park Forks-Nichols (TripReports) Ōtaki Forks - Waitewaewae - Park Forks - Carkeek Ridge - Nichols - Ōtaki River - Waitewaewae
1999-03-21-Karori Silver Stream Carey Gully Paekawakawa (TripReports) Two botanizing trips west of Wellington from Karori to Paekawakawa Valley.
2004-01-16-Whanganui River-Family (Photos) Photos from the 2004 Wellington Anniversary weekend family trip from Whakahoro to Pipiriki
2006-04-13-Easter-Sixtus Lodge-Family (Photos) Family lodge trip at Easter to Sixtus Lodge in the Rangitikei
2007-11-03-Eastern Hutt River Gorge-Phillips Stream (TripReports) Brief trip summary here
2008-04-27-Baldy-Girdlestone-Dorset Ridge-Mc Gregor (TripReports) Brief trip summary here
2008-08-16-Kotumu Stream-Waterfall Stream-The Peak (TripReports) A 10 hour day trip to the tops of the steep and scrubby Orongorongos
2008-08-23-Takapu Stream-Te Awakairangi (TripReports) A challenging day walk through reserves and patches of dense bush in the hills between Wellington and Hutt Valley
2008-09-12-Alpine Instruction Snow Caving (TripReports) Snow caving on northern Ruapehu plus a climb of Te Heu Heu
2008-09-12-Lees Creek-Raglan Range (TripReports) A four day trip to explore Lees Creek with plentiful spring snow
2008-10-01-Red Rock Stream-Kotumu (TripReports) A trip of river travel and some bush bashing to a peak, returning along a windy ridge.
2008-10-02-Jennys Family Ski Week (Photos) Photos from Jenny's Family Ski Week, October school holidays
2008-10-06-Waerenga Hut (TripReports) A gourmet trip to Waerenga with an attempt on Mt Mathew thwarted by strong winds.
2008-10-24-Te Puia Lodge-Mangatainoka Hot Springs (TripReports) A Labour weekend trip to Te Puia Lodge,and to hot springs at Mangatainoka and the Mangatutu roadend.
2008-10-27-Whitemans Valley-Blue Mountain Road (TripReports) A day bike trip from Wallaceville to Whiteman’s Valley
2008-10-29-Waitohu Stream-Mick (TripReports) A day trip to Waitohu stream for a climb of Mick using new routes.
2008-11-02-Field Hut Work Party (TripReports) A Field hut work party of 4 people who celebrated the 84th birthday of Field hut.
2008-11-02-Mt Taranaki (TripReports) A snow climb of classic north ridge route of Taranaki in perfect weather.
2008-11-08-Girdlestone (TripReports) A 13-hour ascent of Girdlestone, Ruapehu. by Alpine Instruction graduates.
2008-11-28-Carkeek Ridgemiddle Crossing (TripReports) A traverse across remote parts of the Tararuas requiring long days.
2008-12-05-Waerenga Hut-Mt Matthews (TripReports) A summer weekend at Waerenga with a climb of Matthews
2008-12-27-Ahuriri Valley (TripReports) A Xmas trip to explore the Ahuriri valley and nearby valleys, plus various climbs.
2009-01-17-Putaputa Stream (TripReports) A day trip to Kakariki summit, with some tricky navigation and bush bashing.
2009-01-21-Herepai-Ruapai (TripReports) A long day trip encircling Herepai, Ruapai, Haukura Ridge, and Ruapai Stream
2009-01-31-Deception Spur (TripReports) A 10-hour round trip along untracked bushy spurs near North Ohau River
2009-01-31-Waingawa River (TripReports) A trip with lots of swimming to Mitre Flats bridge and then down the Waingawa River Gorge.
2009-03-14-Tongariro Crossing (TripReports) A Tongariro crossing, ascents of Ngauruhoe and Tongariro, and a night at Ketetahi
2009-03-21-Percy Stream-Middle Ridge Track-Cannons Head Ridge (TripReports) A coast-to-coast from Petone to Paramata via Percy and Korokoro Streams.
2009-03-28-Mangaehuehu Glacier (TripReports) Instruction in glacier travel and rescue on the Mangaehuehu Glacier
2009-03-29-Hikurangi Range Of Ruahines (TripReports) BA trip along the of the Ruahines tops in fine weather
2009-04-04-Waiotauru Forks-Tregear Stream-Rae Ridge (TripReports) Track clearing of old logging roads plus travel up Rae Ridge
2009-04-10-Mt Kehu-Mt Travers (TripReports) Climbs of Mt Kehu and Mt Travers, Nelson Lakes National Park
2009-04-16-Nichols Hut (TripReports) A trip from Otaki Forks to Waitewaewae hut and then to Nichols Hut and back.
2009-04-26-Beacon Hill-Mt Bristol (TripReports) A tramp from Seatoun to Beacon Hill Reserve and through streets to Mt Bristol and beyond.
2009-05-30-Mt Una (TripReports) A cold mid-winter trip up Cannibal Gorge and over Ada Pass to climb Mt Una from the west branch of Christopher river
2009-07-04-Turere-Wakanui (TripReports) 90th Anniversary tramp to McKerrow and Wakanui tracks and Turere stream
2009-07-05-Skyline Walkway Wellington (TripReports) 90th Anniversary tramp along the Skyline Walkway from Karori to Kaukau
2009-07-05-Tinakori Hill Circuit (TripReports) 90th Anniversary tramp around a Tinakori Hill circuit
2009-08-22-Mt Cupola (TripReports) A climb of Mt Cupola by a difficult route and an unplanned overnight bivvy.
2009-09-04-Tahurangi Lodge-Taranaki (TripReports) A climb of Taranaki with icy conditions from Tahurangi Lodge
2009-09-06-Table Top-Penn Creek Hut (TripReports) A strenuous day trip from Table Top to Penn Creek hut by a new route and back
2009-09-12-Lowry Bay Waiu Park Hayward Scenic Reserve (TripReports) A botanizing trip in the eastern hills of Wellington.
2009-09-13-Marchant Stream Spur (TripReports) A fine day up the Marchant Stream Spur to the Marchant track
2009-09-26 Cone Via Makaka Creek (TripReports) An off-track day trip to Cone Peak from Waiohine road end
2009-10-14-Mc Kerrow Track-Whakanui Stream (TripReports) A visit to an aeroplane wreck and difficult travel in Whakanui Stream
2009-10-23-Rome Ridge-Mt Rolleston (TripReports) A climb of the low peak of Mt Rolleston via Rome ridge and back down the Goldney ridge
2009-10-23-Travers Valley-Hukere Stream-Angelus Basin (TripReports) A long-weekend trip to a campsite in the upper Hukere Stream and a sidetrip to Angelus Basin
2009-10-24-Manuoha-Waikareiti (TripReports) A 3-day tramp along ridges and through luxuriant forest in the Ureweras
2009-11-04-Otari-Skyline Ridge (TripReports) A walk along the Skyline Ridge above Otari in gale force winds
2009-11-06-Bomb Arete-Lower Tuwharetoa Bluff-Girdlestone-Tahurangi (TripReports) A weekend of rock and snow climbing in Tongariro National Park.
2009-11-08-Field Hut-workparty (TripReports) A Field Hut workparty on the 85th anniversary of the hut
2009-11-29-Wainuiomata Catchment Botanising (TripReports) A day of botanizing in the Wainuiomata Catchment
2009-12-01-Baring Head Climbing (TripReports) A day of bouldering and climbing at Baring Head in windy conditions.
2009 Patagonian Expedition40th Anniversary (TripReports) The 40th anniversary of: The “New Zealand Patagonian Expedition 1969 (commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Tararua Tramping Club)”
2010-01-22-Rainbow Road-Molesworth (TripReports) A cycle trip from St Arnaud through the Rainbow Valley to Lake Tennyson and on through the Molesworth to Hodder Bridge
2010-01-29-Mid Waiohine Hut (TripReports) A trip to Mid-Waiohine Hut and return by an off-track route.
2010-02-20-Karaka Park-Korohiwa (TripReports) A day walk to the forest from Karaka Park to Korohiwa track
2010-02-22-Main Range-Maungahuka Hut-Middle Spur (TripReports) Otaki Forks to Kime to Maungahuka Hut with a side trip to Aokaporangi Hut & Middle Spur.
2010-03-10-Wootton Stream-Tapokopoko (TripReports) An energetic day walk from the Orongorongo Track, up the Wootton Stream to the peak of Tapokopoko in the Rimutaka Range.
2010-03-20-Tawirikohukohu-Deception Spur (TripReports) A trip to Tawirikohukohu, Mangahao Flats Hut, returning via Deception Spur
2010-04-01-Renata Forks-Elder Hut-Quoin Ridge (TripReports) A 2-day round trip from Eastern Hutt to Elder Hut via Renata Forks and Quoin Ridge
2010-04-02-Mt Owen (TripReports) An easter trip to Mt Owen area with climbs of Mt Owen, Replica, anda visit to Granity Pass.
2010-04-17-The Pacific Crest Trail (TripReports) For 5 ½ months Susan Guscott and David Castle tackle the most fiendish of all fiendish tramping trips: the Pacific Crest Trail, USA
2010-04-18-Whakanui Stm Traverse (TripReports) A day trip along the Whakanui Track to the East Whakanui Track via an off track crossing of Whakanui Stm
2010-04-24-East Wakanui (TripReports) A day of track clearing on the East Wakanui track, using the old pack track as access
2010-04-31-Otztal Alps Traverse (TripReports) An alpine ski touring trip to the Otztal alps, central eastern Alps, Europe
2010-06-05-Makaroro River-Sparrowhawk Biv (TripReports) A lodge day trip with river crossings and bush bashing and steep tracks
2010-06-26-Tararua Lodge Ruapehu (TripReports) A mid-winter weekend to celebrate the new alterations
2010-06-27-Orongorongo Huts (TripReports) Two separate day trips to view two new DOC huts in the Orongorongos.
2010-07-01-Cordilleras Blanca And Huayhuash-Peru (TripReports) Eight weeks of climbing and living in the mountains of northern Peru using the town of Huaraz as a base
2010-07-04-Bucegi Mountains-Romania (TripReports) A hike in changeable weather in the Bucegi mountains passing through Bucegi National Park, Romania
2010-07-10-Wellington East Harbour Regional Park (TripReports) Up & down forested ridges of the East Harbour Regional Park, accessed by public transport.
2010-08-21-Penn Creek (TripReports) A trip along the difficult Penn Creek Track then off-track travel to Judd Ridge
2010-08-22-Marchant Stream-Joe S Track (TripReports) A day trip into the Tauherenikau via Dobsons and the puffer ending with a helicopter rescue.
2010-10-16-Mt Ruapehu Glaciers (TripReports) A ski touring weekend on Whakapapa, Mangaturuturu and Whangaehu glaciers
2010-10-17-Percy Scenic Reserve (TripReports) A trip to unveil a memorial to Peter Jagger in the Percy Scenic Reserve
2010-10-22-Mitre-Dorset Ridge (TripReports) A trip to Dorset Ridge Hut via Mitre and return over Cairn Peak and Baldy to Mitre Flat.
2010-10-22-Pelorus River-Bryant Range (TripReports) Labour Weekend - Pelorus River to Middy Hut, & Bryant Range to Dew Lakes
2010-10-22-Table Ridge-Pinnacle Spur (TripReports) A 3 day loop traversing ridges, spurs and tracks including Waiohine Pinnacles and Arete Forks
2010-10-22-Tapuae-o-uenuku (TripReports) Labour weekend climbs of Tapuae-o-Uenuku and Alarm from the Clarence River
2010-10-27-North Range Road-Hall Block Road (TripReports) Along North Range road and Hall Block road to Manawatu Gorge Scenic Reserve.
2010-11-03-Waiohine And Tauherenikau Peaks (TripReports) Two Wednesday trips, first to the Waiohine and then to the Tauherenikau Peaks
2010-11-13-Otari-Wilton S Bush (TripReports) A day of native plant identification at Otari -Wilton's Bush.
2010-11-26-Middle Crossing Via Shingle Slip Knob (TripReports) A Middle Crossing via Shingle Slip Knob with some steep bushy descents and ascents
2010-12-04-Hutt River-Quoin Ridge (TripReports) A strenuous 11 hour day from Kaitoke up the Quoin Ridge returning via the Eastern Hutt River gorge.
2011-01-03-Holdsworth-Mid Waiohine-Aokaparangi Biv (TripReports) A trip to explore around Aokaparangi while based at Aokaparangi Biv.
2011-01-19-Taits Stream (TripReports) An adventurous trip from the Waiohine to Mt Reeves, down along Taits stream and back over Mt Reeves
2011-02-11-Chamberlain Creek-Ruamahanga River Gorge (TripReports) An 18.5 hour trip down Chamberlain Creek and Ruamahanga River Gorge
2011-02-18-Cattle Ridge-Cow Creek (TripReports) A trip from Kiriwhakapapa to Cow Saddle to Waingawa Peak to Cattle Ridge and Cow Creek.
2011-02-27-Ruakokoputuna Road-Blue Rock Road (TripReports) A cycling trip up the Ruakokoputuna and Blue Rock Roads in the Wairarapa
2011-03-11-Cone Hut-Neill-Winchcombe (TripReports) A trip to Cone and along the Neill-Winchcombe ridge with a retreat in misty conditions.
2011-03-19-Cone Hut Work And Birthday Party (TripReports) A work party to maintain Cone Hut and celebrate its 65th birthday.
2011-03-20 Philistine-Rolleston Traverse (Photos) An ascent of Mt Philistine and traverse to Mt Rolleston (Arthurs Pass).
2011-04-08-Otaki Waterfall (TripReports) A day trip in difficult terrain to try to find the Otaki waterfall
2011-04-09-Marchant Stream Forks-Marchant Ridge (TripReports) Down a spur from Dobsons to Marchant Stream Forks, & back to Marchant Ridge track
2011-04-21-Nina Valley-Doubtful Valley (TripReports) Easter in the Nina and Doubtful valleys of Lake Sumner Forest Park
2011-04-22-Family Group Otapawa Farm Stay (Photos) Photos from 2011 Family Group Easter trip to Otapawa Farm Stay
2011-04-27 (TrampingReports) Makara, Terawhiti; Battle Hill Farm Park; Days Bay – Hawtry – Middle ridge – Butterfly Creek; Galbraith gully/Petone - Takapu Road; Gollans Valley
2011-04-30-Galbraith Gully-To Holdaway Scenic Reserve (TripReports) A day trip up Galbraith Gully to Holdaway Scenic Reserve, to Baked Beans Bend and out.
2011-05-11 (TrampingReports) Underhill Rd, Frith, Abbotts Creek; Ngaio – Skyline – Otari; Burn Hut Loop; Totara Flats; Cattle Ridge-Orongorongo River
2011-05-13-Naxos Island Greece (TripReports) Several day walks on the Naxos, one of islands in the Greek Cyclades group
2011-05-18 (TrampingReports) Puketaha traverse, Huia forks; Western Hutt Hills – Harbour View area; Dry Creek-Boulder Hill-Petone; Waiopehu Hut;
2011-05-18-Sinclair Creek (TripReports) A day trip circum-navigating Sinclair Creek in the Wainuiomata catchment of WRC forest
2011-05-25 (TrampingReports) Maugnaraki-Kororo Dam, Pigeon Bush, Old Whakanui-Top Turere-Nikau Track, Otari Bush
2011-05-25-Pigeon Bush And Nicholl (TripReports) A windy day trip through Pigeon Bush and an ascent of Nicholl, 437m high.
2011-06-03-Kawhatau Outdoor Education Centre (TripReports) A Queens Birthday weekend lodge trip with lots of day walks.
2011-06-04-Parks Peak-Upper Makaroro Hut (TripReports) A queens birthday weekend trip along the Ruahine tops and valleys.
2011-07-13 (TrampingReports) Lodge Trip, Moonlight Southern Crossing, Walls Whare – Makaka Creek – Cone Saddle, Fraser St-East Ridge-Fern Gully
2011-07-23-Mangaone-Pukeatua-Otaki Forks (TripReports) A day tramp along the Mangaone-Pukeatua-Otaki Forks section of the Te Araroa walkway
2011-07-27 (TrampingReports) Strathmore to Poiti Pa, Harvey's Track-Old 5 Mile track-River-McKerrow Track, Puke Ariki. Days Bay to Butterfly Creek, Off-track east of Hendersons ridge in the Pukeatua area
2011-08-03 (TrampingReports) Interesting E/M trips; Makara Peak; Battle Hill; Mt Reeves, Tutuwai and Cone Saddle; Mt Climie; Whakanui, top Turere, Nikau Track
2011-08-10-Baring Head Pencarrow Lakes (TripReports) A windy day trip to Baring Head and Pencarrow Lakes
2011-08-13-Holdsworth S Forest Lookout-Carrington Ridge (TripReports) A day trip to the Holdsworth's Forest Lookout and on to Carrington Creek and Carrington Ridge
2011-09-03-Northern Southern Crossing-Waiotauru (TripReports) A round trip along the snowy tops of the northern part of the Southern Crossing
2011-09-10-Days Bay-Lowry Trig-Wainuiomata (TripReports) An off-track trip along the bushy terrain from Days Bay to Lowry Trig to Wainuiomata
2011-09-28-Marchant Forks-Boulder Creek Spur (TripReports) Off-track trip from the Marchant Ridge to Marchant Forks to Boulder Creek Spur
2011-10-12-Makahika Valley-Foxhole Ridge-Makahika (TripReports) A Wednesday trip to Makahika Valley, Foxhole Ridge, and Makahika
2011-10-22-Waitewaewae-Oriwa Ridge (TripReports) A wet tramp from Waitewaewae to Oriwa peaks to Mick-Thompson ridge
2011-11-09-Mangatoetoe Peak (TripReports) A climb of Mangatoetoe Peak, Aorangi Range,near Cape Palliseer.
2011-12-03-Baring Head (TripReports) A cycle trip from Eastbourne to Baring Head and back into a northerly
2011-12-03-Pioneer Hut (TripReports) Climbs of Haidinger, Halcombe, Glacier Peak, West Peak, & Lendenfield.
2011-12-17-Holsdworth-Cone Ridge (TripReports) A 3 day trip from Totara Creek to Cone Ridge returning via Totara Forks Stream Spur
2012-01-12-Climbing The Nuns Veil (Photos) A TTC trip to Aoraki Mt Cook National Park to climb The Nun's Veil (2749m), January 11-13 2012
2012-01-26-Catchpool South Saddle-Matthews Track (TripReports) A day trip to South Saddle and ferocious winds.
2012-01-28-Bawbaw Rimutaka Divide (TripReports) An off-track day trip on the Rimutaka divide to Bawbaw
2012-02-22-Whakatikei Gorge (TripReports) A day trip up the Whakatikei Gorge and return over the tops.
2012-03-10-Totara Creek-Mangaterere Track-Sayers Hut (TripReports) A bushcraft trip with off-track navigation into the Totara Creek area
2012-03-16-Mitre Flats-Mid King-Jumbo (TripReports) A trip from Mitre Flats, Mid King Biv, Mid King, Broken Axe Pinnacles to Jumbo
2012-03-23-Mangaehuehu Glacier (TripReports) A training course in glacier travel & crevasse extraction, Mt Ruapehu
2012-03-25-Abbotts Creek-Rimutaka Summit (TripReports) A day trip up Abbotts Creek and over the ridges to the Rimutaka Summit
2012-03-28-Phillips Stream (TripReports) Three trips over three years to find the 10m waterfall in Phillips Stream.
2012-03-31-Malte Brun West Ridge (Photos) Late season ascent of Malte Brun West Ridge, Mount Cook National Park.
2012-04-05-Moss Pass (TripReports) An easter trip up the Sabine, over Moss Pass, returning down the D'Urville
2012-04-14-Maraenui Paekawakawa (TripReports) A day walk through reserves and beaches in south Wellington
2012-04-14-Mc Kerrow-Turere-Whakanui (TripReports) Kiwi tracking in the Rimutaka Forest area behind Wainuiomata
2012-04-15-Barra Track-North King-Girdlestone-Mitre (TripReports) Barra track to Mitre Flats & a tops loop from North King to Girdlestone to Mitre
2012-04-25-Queen Elizabeth Park (TripReports) A trip through the southern part of Queen Elizabeth Park
2012-04-27-Tiger Leaping Gorge-China (TripReports) A tramp down one of the world's deepest gorges in Yunnan Province of China
2012-05-05-Burn Hut Circuit (TripReports) A day trip from Mangahao River to Burn Hut to Mack’s Track,& Baber Forks
2012-05-06-Sunday PM Zoo To Houghton Bay-Island Bay (TripReports) Sunday 1pm walk from Zoo to Houghton Bay to Island Bay & Champagne !
2012-05-19-Warrens Saddle-Hutt Forks-Phillips Stream-Norbett Stream (TripReports) A day of off-track travel in Kaitoke Regional Park.
2012-07-08-Tararua Lodge Whakapapa (TripReports) School holiday Ski week, Tararua Lodge, Whakapapa Ski field
2012-07-28-Akatarawa-Kakanui Peak (TripReports) A day circuit along various bushy spurs to Kakanui peak.
2012-08-10-Tararua Lodge (TripReports) A ski weekend of sunny skis and snow at the Tararua Lodge, Whakapapa
2012-08-12-Phillips Stream (TripReports) Up Norbett’s Creek Track then a loop around ridges above Phillips Stream
2012-08-16-Upper Tasman Glacier Skifield (Photos) A TTC trip to Aoraki Mt Cook to ski the Tasman Glacier, August 11-19 2012
2012-08-18-Waiotauru River-Pukeatua (TripReports) A trip through rugged bush to Waiotauru River then up to Pukeatua.
2012-08-22-Turere Waterfall (TripReports) A day trip along the Whakanui track then down a ridge to the Turere Waterfall
2012-09-Akatarawa Saddle-Kapakapanui (TripReports) A long trip on road to Akatarawa Saddle then track over Kapakapanui
2012-10-19-Bibbulmun-Western Australia (TripReports) Tramping in the Bibbulmun region of Western Australia.
2012-10-21-Lees Creek Nelson Lakes (Photos) Photos from Lees Creek, Raglan Range, Labour Day weekend 2012
2012-11-07-Mt Rolleston-Avalanche Peak (TripReports) A climbing trip traversing Rolleston and Avalanche Peaks.
2012-11-10-East Harbour Regional Park Traverse (TripReports) A 5 hour traverse across from Wainuomata to Eastbourne.
2012-11-18-Seton Nossiter Park Woodridge (TripReports) A 4 hour botany trip in regenerating native forest.
2012-11-28-Hawtrey-Butterfly Creek (TripReports) A day trip from Hawtrey to Gollans Stream and up and along East Ridge ridge
2012-11-Traverse Of Southern Alps Via Mts Cook And Tasman (TripReports) A sixteen day climbing trip with no helicopters!
2013-01-27-Adkin-Girdlestone-Dorset Ridge (TripReports) Angle Knob to MacGregor Bivvy, over Girdlestone to Dorset Ridge Hut & Atiwhakatu Hut
2013-02-17-Willowbank Park-Belmont Regional Park (TripReports) Day trip from Takapu Rd Station to Horokiwi Bridleway, Belmont Trig & Korokoro
2013-02-18-False Spur (TripReports) A trip via Quoin Ridge to Alpha hut then to Atkinson via False Spur.
2013-02-20-Mangahao (TripReports) Up Baber creek, down Dick Creek, then (swimming) down the Mangahao
2013-02-21-Dorset Ridge (TripReports) A trip via Baldy and Caim and bushy ridges to Dorset Creek and Dorset Hut.
2013-02-23-Pink-Floyd-Buttress (Photos) Photos of Momentary Lapse of Reason, a climb on Pink Floyd Buttress, Mt Ruapehu
2013-02-27-Orongorongo Valley-Turere Lodge (TripReports) A night at Turere Lodge & visits to Waeranga & Haurangi Lodges.
2013-03-09-Te Mara-Waingawa River-Mitre (TripReports) A demanding circuit encompassing Te Mara, Waingawa River, Girdlestone, and Mitre
2013-03-17-Kaitoki Ridge-Benge Creek (TripReports) On & off-track travel up Katoke Ridge to Benge Creek.
2013-03-27-Pinnacle Ridge (TripReports) A round trip to Pinnacle, along Pinnacle Ridge & down the Atiwhakatu
2013-03-27-Roaring Meg (TripReports) Offtrack up the Roaring Meg then returning via ridge on south side.
2013-03-28-Robson S Lodge-Kuripapango (TripReports) Trips from Robson’s Lodge to Mount Kuripapango, Kaweka Hut, Mackintosh Hut, & Blowhard Bush Reserve.
2013-03-9-Mt Ross (TripReports) A round trip in the Aorangi Mountains encountering plenty of undergrowth.
2013-04-14-Mt Matthews (Photos) Photos from Mt Matthews day trip April 14 2013 led by Daniel Rogerson
2013-05-11-Skull Gully Wainuiomata (TripReports) A trip in the Wainuiomata Water Catchment Area to Skull Gully & Drummond Ridge
2013-05-25-Akatarawa Tramline (TripReports) Through Akatarawa forest spurs, ridges, & river crossings plus the Akatarawa Tramline
2013-06-09-Waerenga Hut (TripReports) A trip to Waerenga Hut to dedicate the Michael Taylor memorial dry stone seat.
2013-06-23-Totara Flats (TripReports) Two nights at Totara Flats hut with exploring to Makaka Creek & Totara Creek
2013-07-06-Carrington Ridge (TripReports) Up Carrington Creek then a climb to near Gentle Annie Saddle & along Carrington Ridge
2013-07-13-Ruapehu-Youth Programme Snow 1 (TripReports) A snow instruction course based at Hut Valley Lodge accompanied by a snow storm.
2013-07-27-Akatarawa Forest (TripReports) River crossings and wading, plus travel up and down spurs in the Akatarawa Forest
2013-08-15-Makara Coastline Clean-up (TripReports) Wednesday walkers spend a day removing rubbish from the Makara Coast
2013-10-16-Manganui (TrampingReports) grand traverse north from Titi, across Maunganui and on to Cleartop
Index-Accidents-Searches-Rescues (TararuaTramper) Trararua Tramper index of accidents, searches, and rescues
Long Haul Laksa (Recipes) Smoked chicken green curry style dish which has been eaten already inside many a Tararua Hut
Simon Bell Memorial Scholarship (TTC) Helping others to develop mountaineering skills and fostering a love of the mountains
Contributor: Jenny Lewis)
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