Archive for March, 2019

Mar 27 2019

Karitane beach to Huriawa Pa, Beach walk

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No. 12 on old hardcopy list of 113 club tramps. “Karitane to Maori Pa and Beach Walk. C Tither. Year Round.” Pa accessed from Karitane wharf. 2 hr ret. Walking Track. – Manager: DOC. If you want a history of Huriawa Pa, Sir Truby King or early Methodist missionary James Watkin, it’s all just a […]

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Mar 27 2019

Rollinsons, Swampy, Swine Spur

Published by under Trampers

Location: 15 km. Click Swampy ridge track for background information. 8. 27/3/2019. Bush Tracks. Swampy. Arthur. 13 Trampers did a circuit today, on tracks that have been kept clear in recent years by volunteers from the Club. The circuit was as follows – up the full length of Swine Spur Track, which took us high […]

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Mar 20 2019

Mahinerangi Wind Farm

Published by under Both Hikers & Trampers

2. 20/3/2019. Trampers. Thornicroft Station. Leader: Jill R and Sue. 1. 12/10/2011. Both. Mahinerangi Wind Farm. Leaders L Smith, N Buckley

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Mar 16 2019

Tramps associated with Saddle Hill, (Makamaka)

[No. 7 on old hardcopy list of 113 club tramps. “Creamery Rd. Ocean View. C Hughes. Farm. Lambing.” Not during lambing September to October. USE STILE AT END OF CREAMERY ROAD. No. 84 on old hardcopy list of 113 club tramps. “Taieri View (Blairs) (East Taieri) Farm” No. 104 on old hardcopy list of 113 […]

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Mar 13 2019

Tunnels Track, Yellow Hut, The Gap, Gap Ridge

Published by under Trampers

Click Silver Peaks Forest for background information on the area. Accessed from Mountain Road from old forest HQ 6 hr ret, Route, DOC and private land. (Green Hut access: 41 km from car park.) 7. 13/3/2019. Trampers. Green track/ River Track. Leader: Neil. Eleven trampers left Bush Road at 8 o’clock keen to get to Green Track […]

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Mar 06 2019

Wairongoa Springs and North Taieri Church.

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No. 33 on old hardcopy list of 113 club tramps. “Wairongoa Springs area. Farm? Lambing” Abt 10 km from car park. Glen Lyon, McAlwee Cottage. Wairongoa Station and Springs. Farm walk. Seek permission. Austen Banks has no problem with us tramping on his property. Sold: 8/3/2019. Background History of the site – from “Taieri Buildings”, […]

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