Latest in the forums
Hello people! There is anyone that live or wil be around Queenstown/Wanaka for a day tramping around the third week in March? I might hire a car some I can come and ...
Been suggested before ... but #1 for me would be topomaps in all your map frames instead of terrain. Especially when geotagging (choose locations) photos, huts, tracks, etc
!(https://photos.app.goo.gl/K5bKqNvvUBzJ1yWv1) https://photos.app.goo.gl/K5bKqNvvUBzJ1yWv1 It’s just a photo of Death Valley on my Google account but I can’t figure out how to share it here... lol P.E.B.K.A.C. !
Couple of items on RNZ today https://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/five-oclock-report/audio/2018628529/future-of-molesworth-station-to-be-considered https://www.radionz.co.nz/news/country/348158/what-does-the-future-hold-for-nz-s-largest-farm
Re Honoras` comment.This old boy can chew the leg off an iron chair at home but a single BCC does me on the hill.I figure that I have enough reserves ...
... and thanks again, jetnz, for the links. Good to see someone's been up that ridge north of Nina hut (and see pics of the terrain). The gnarly snow pic ...
There has been a report of blocked access to Hauhungatahi from Erua Road. Has anybody experienced this? Despite appearances, the legal road does not go to the railway line, and trampers ...
What a headache! That’s working now. Bounced the page router.
Doc Nelson have a marked up topo map, a picture is worth a 1000 words, but take first right after Boundary Creek on "main" valley road. At first intersection after ...
Hi, I'm looking to do the track around mt. Taranaki next month. I was wondering if there's usually coverage for mobile phones on all sides of the mountain. Does anybody have experience ...
Noted. Btw the emoticon fix plus seeing who reacted are both done but not deployed.
I've posted under Photographs about the relics on Kellys Range. A photograph of part of the dry stone wall structure that is up there features. As to shafts there are ...
Te Rereatukahia is definitely a great hut, and if you just climb about 15 minutes from the hut to the nearest hill top (on the way to Wahine rock, point ...
We have 3 keen trampers going on 1Jan, doing 10 passes in a go. Starting from Scott Creek, Upper Caples Hut, Fraser Col to Routeburn Flat, North Col, Park Pass, ...
Hey @zoneblue. Thanks again for documenting the unofficial Egmont National Park tracks off Carrington Road at http://www.zoneblue.nz/cms/page.php?view=kiri-track . This afternoon I finally had an opportunity to go out for a couple ...
Very rough terrain up there. I've only heard of one individual going to Mt Somers that way. I've taken routes closer to the saddle between the 2 huts.
Thanks for letting us know, might go there in March :)
@madpom Those are totals for the 2017 season. 2016 they were: $25 per 4WD Vehicle $15 per Motorcycle $2 per Mountain Biker Trampers - no charge Personally I'm NOT comfortable paying $40 to use that ...
Sunrise is before 6am, so if you are prepared to start at dawn you should have plenty of daylight time.
Search the forums
Looking for somebody to go tramping with? Post a message here.
Announcements, new features, ideas, changes, and issues.
Ideas, plans, trip reports.
Quick, easy, lightweight: recipes, ideas, tips, and quantities.
Local knowledge, transport, weather, airport issues.
Relevant business postings are welcome.
Gear lists, reviews, advice, maintenance.
Everything you always wanted to know about tramping but were afraid to ask.