Archive for October, 2018

Oct 31 2018

Hermits Cave Silver Peaks Rocky Ridge Tramps

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Distance from car park: 41 km. Click Silver Peaks Forest for background information on the area. 8. 31/10/2018. Trampers. Hermits Cave. Leader: Arthur. The day dawned fine, with a smidgen of frost to sharpen the air. We had sunshine all day, with a few clouds and light winds at times – perfect conditions for our […]

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Oct 29 2018

Committee Minutes 29/10/2018

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Oct 24 2018

Woodside Glen, plus to top of Maungatuas

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No. 30 on old hardcopy list of 113 club tramps. “Woodside Glen to Maungatuas. E Blackburn, D McEwan. Summer” Short and long options. (Maungatua climb fairly steep. 5-7 hours. Heavy tussock on top.  Route only. Manager: DOC.) 11. 24/10/2018. Trampers.Woodside Glen to Maungatua. H. Leaders: Gordon and Art. 13 determined trampers left their cars at Woodside Glen, […]

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Oct 17 2018

Craiglowan Falls

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9. 17/10/2018. Trampers. Steve Amies – Craig Lowan Falls. M. Dave. 13 keen trampers left their cars not far from the Whare flat school house and started on the Tunnel track. This track was fairly flat and one couldn’t help but marvel at the amount of work done by the early water race workers. After […]

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Oct 10 2018

Greengage Track

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3. 10/10/2018. Trampers. Greengage Circuit. Leaders: Arthur and Gordon. Daylight arrived with a warm norwest breeze and a bright sky – but the forecast was not good. Nine energetic trampers ceparted the car park at 8.30 a.m. for an early start. Passing through the locked gate on Rollinsons Road, we parked at the ‘elbow’ and […]

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Oct 10 2018

Sullivans Dam, Cloud Forests, Escarpment, Cowan round trip

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click to enlarge 8. 10/10/2018. Sullivans Dam. Cloud Forest, Transmission Line. Return. M. Leaders: Pam and Dawn. 7. 20/7/2016. Hikers. Sullivans Dam. Cloud Forest, Transmission Line, Round trip to Lookout and Leith Saddle. Return. M. Leaders: Pam, Ian. 22 Hikers turned up. 14 went to Transmission line, 11 did ‘Leith loop’ (a first for us). – […]

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Oct 03 2018

Tunnel Beach

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No. 62 on old hardcopy list of 113 club tramps. “Tunnel Beach. Farm” Tunnel Beach. See 1983 for an account of its opening. Tramping Track managed by DOC. Tunnel Beach Road accessed from Blackhead Road. Plenty of parking at end of Tunnel Beach Road. Distance from carpark: Concord Tavern park for longer walk. Distance from carpark: […]

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