Archive for June, 2018

Jun 27 2018

Skyline from Bull Ring

Published by under Both Hikers & Trampers

Location: 15 km from car park. Flagstaff name 4. 27/6/2018. Trampers. Skyline from Bull Ring. Leader: Helen.A group of 10 keen trampers left the carpark driving to the Bull Ring. Walking up to the Flagstaff lookout on what was an early bullock and stock route.As was the case prior year 1850, mist covered the lookout […]

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Jun 27 2018

Taieri Ramble

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27/6/2018 Outram Ramble E. Leaders: Peter and Wendy 27/5/2015. Momona Environs. E. Leaders: Peter and Wendy. 23  of  us started from Momona Hall at the intersection of Centre Road and Nichols/Bruce Roads. Some distance south (approx) along Centre Road we turned aside into what Peter told us was the original route of the road to emerge […]

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Jun 20 2018

Macandrew Bay – Boulder Beach

Published by under Penguins Dec- Feb,Trampers

Boulder Beach closed  during yellow eyed penguin nesting, moulting, December-February months. Distance from car-park: 24 km. 14. 20/6/2018. Macandrew Bay – Boulder Beach. M. Leader: Dave. 11 Trampers were keen to get on the move after some cold dull misty days. We started out on Greenacre road at Macandrew bay.  This road leads on to Greenacres  […]

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Jun 13 2018

Doctors Point area tramps

Published by under Beach,Hikers

Distance from car-park to Waitati: 34 km. Distance from car-park to Doctors Point: 38 km. 21. 13/6/2018. Hikers. Opeke Track and Orokonui Estuary Track. Leaders: Lesley and Bev. This area is a popular one for the hikers. Especially at this time of the year when weather can be somewhat inclement. This Wednesday was one of those days. […]

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