Archive for January, 2018

Jan 31 2018

Scroggs Hill Road, Seaview Road, McIntosh Road

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Distance from Bush Road  carpark: 15 km. 11. 31/1/2018. Hiker. McIntosh/Scroggs Hill Roads. M. Leaders: Alex and Liz. On a very record hot day 22 hikers reported to Brighton Surf Club to start the weekly Hike. Because of the excess heat to be had it was decided that different hikes would take place to suit […]

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Jan 31 2018

Tracks between Racemans and Rollinsons Road

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12. 31/1/2018. Trampers. North Coal and Little Coal. M. Leader: Neil M. 9 trampers arrived at the Pump-house to start up Racemans at 9.20 am. We passed Tunnels track junction 1/2 an hour later and continued on till morning tea stop at 10 o’clock. Very pleasant in the bush as it was heating up out in […]

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Jan 24 2018

Spiers Road, Davies, McGouns Creek Extension

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Click Ben Rudd Article for background information. Click Pineapple and Flagstaff walk for background information. Antony Hamel in his Dunedin Tracks and Trails book has interesting information on the “Snowy Mountain Track” under his Spiers Road entry. 3. 24/1/2018. Trampers. Wakari Road, Davies Track, Flagstaff Walkway, Spiers Road Track, Wakari Road. M. Leader: Helen. Tramp […]

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Jan 24 2018

Jim Freeman and Ben Rudd

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Distance from car-park: 16 km. 3. 24/1/2018. Hikers. Bull Ring, Where Flat Road, Jim Freeeman,Ben Rudd, Flag Staff, Bull Ring. M. Leaders: Judy, Dawn. 27 hikers gathered at the car park, but this number soon diminished to 26 as one member collapsed before we even started.  (He is okay). Two others waited to provide assistance, […]

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Jan 17 2018

Post Office Creek, Reid’s Station

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 No. 27 on old hardcopy list of 113 club tramps. “Mahinerangi – Post Office Creek. J Shaw. Year round.” Impassable gorse-infestation beyond old Waipori School building (aft 2008). 33 km from car park.. 15. 17/1/2018. Trampers. Post Office Creek. Leader: Jill. 13 trampers met at Reid’s woolshed on Mahinerangi Road.  We walked down the hill […]

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Jan 10 2018

North Taieri Church, Salisbury, Taieri River Lookout off Taioma Road

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Background information on Salisbury property 10. 10/1/2018 Hikers. Taieri River view lookout. E. Leaders: Doug and Ian. Twenty-one Hikers turned out for the first tramp of the new year, parking the cars at the lay-by on Taioma Road beside the entrance  to the Taieri View Road. This tramp was to differ markedly from the last […]

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