Tracks, routes, and huts

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  • old Wangamomona Road

    This has just come from the NZ4WD association. There is more information at and It affects trampers and mountain bikers as much as 4wders. None of us can afford ...
  • Camp Creek Bivvy

    Came across a reference to Camp Creek Bivvy. Camp Creek apparently runs into the Te Hoe River. Can't find any reference to Camp Creek on topo map. However it is ...
  • the Te Araroa Trail

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    "North Bound" ?
  • Camping on the Kaweka tops

    The Black Birch Range might be a better option ?
  • rescue from five passes

    Sounds like the heli-pilot had a tough job, then, to pick up on Sunday in what sounds like an unpleasant clag. Good thing they had a PLB. Hopefully, we will hear ...
  • Lake Waikaremoana track closed

    The track is now partially open - great news! Last year I walked from Onepoto to Korokoro on day 1, it's a good climb up and down but quite easy ...
  • Lake Quill

    There's a route there from Mackinnon Pass described in Moirs Guide South.
  • Coast to Coast: Christchurch (Waikuku) to Hokitika

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    Just back from a long winter working in the Canadian Arctic. While it was an exotic and interesting adventure, I missed my home a lot. NZ Tramper has really filled ...
  • Anatoki - Boulder Lake route

    .... and, yes, rest is the recommendation for shingles - he didn't get a lot of that !
  • Birthday trip

    Mount Arthur was my New Years trip but might be worth a geez and exploring a bit wider. I think the hot pool suggestion sounds the best option thus far.
  • Sudden Valley

    @Clint: cheers, and just to reassure you, it wouldn't take 4 hours in the dark but there might be some dark for the last hour or so if you leave ...
  • Looking for a less-beaten path

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    Above Welcome Flat Hut the Copland gets much less use. I'd guess that 20% or less than that of those that go to Welcome Flat carry on to Douglas Rock ...
  • Suggestion of huts with nice day hikes?

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    Let's not dis rail this person thread
  • Dulux hut.

    That was a hilarious thread on Permolat to read. So much conjecture and accusations of photoshopping.
  • Mt Richardson to Lees

    I did hear back from Sarah Ensor in DoC. She confirmed the Lees Valley address as being the replacement for the Grasslands one and asked me to try and ensure ...
  • Dogs

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    @gaiters: I feel your pain. My muttly did a bit of tramping with us and she was trained to ignore birds. We were rounding up the chooks once and she ...
  • Kauaeranga Valley tramping tracks damaged by storm
  • Upper South Branch Hurunui Hut to Camerons Hut

    It looks as if they accidently went up the wrong stream, which made them climbed a few hundred m more than planned: They intended to try to get onto the the ...
  • Garry River Track (Missing Link Track)

    Thanks for that, Madpom. I've only been down to the Garry from the trig at Point 797. Another time a few of us went from Bob's biv down to the ...
  • Copland Track in mid-August

    Thanks! Guess we'll just have to be flexible and check with the locals before we go.
  • Red Mountain, South Westland

    Thanks Pageix. Much appreciated. Book ordered. :)
  • Tongariro National Park Management Plan partial re "Federated Mountain Clubs on NZ Support in part/ scope change Would like to review independent assessment of the design and environmental impacts that has been undertaken. Rationale  What is the primary reason for wanting ...
  • Worsley pass

    @madpom: I haven't gone from Worsley Pass to the Otehake but I've done it a couple of times from the Hawdon. So I can say that the route from the ...
  • Putara kaitoke record

    i felt exhausted just reading it....
  • Mt Taranaki Summit from Syme Hut

    @SimonS - We did this last year at Easter. We went from North Egmont to Kahui Hut, Kahui Hut to Lake Dive Hut, Lake Dive Hut to Syme Hut, then ...

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