Archive for April, 2019

Apr 24 2019

Taieri Mouth

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No. 78 on old hardcopy list of 113 club tramps. “Knarston Park Sth Coast (Ask Jean Young) Farm” Location: 31.5 km. 9. 24/4/2019. Hikers. Taieri Mouth Area. Leaders: Chris, Dot, Alex and Liz. About 26 Hikers and Ramblers mustered under a cloudy sky by the Taieri Mouth Bridge to walk through hidden nooks and crannies of […]

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Apr 24 2019

Leishmans, Chalkies and/or Boulder Hill.

Published by under Trampers

No. 68 on old hardcopy list of 113 club tramps. “Leishmans Falls – (J Roy) Summer” 13. 24/4/2019. Trampers. Chalkies Circuit. Leader: Keith. 12 keen trampers arrived at the Chalkies circuit entrance on Silverstream/Whare flat road ready for a good walk. The start of the track was pleasant through native trees.  We soon came to […]

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Apr 17 2019

Edgar Centre to Rotary Park, return.

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2. 17/4/2019. Hikers. Edgar Centre to Rotary Park, return. E. Shona and Jill D. 28 hikers assembled at the Edgar Centre, before walking along Portsmouth Drive to Bayfield Park stopping en route to admire the memorial stone “RONGO”. We enjoyed an early morning tea on the seats at the park, then continued to the bus stops (some […]

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Apr 17 2019

Michelles Farm, North Side Taieri River, Outram

Published by under Farm,Trampers

No. 87 on old hardcopy list of 113 club tramps. “Michelle’s Farm Outram Farm” 11 km from car park. Park under Outram Bridge. Contacts: Seek 3 permissions Proceed east side of Taieri River along gravel road to gravel pit.  Bear right uphill to power lines. Follow generally along grass farm tracks to top of hill. Landmarks: Trig […]

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Apr 10 2019

Lawsons Farm. From Homestead. Clockwise or Figure of Eight.

Published by under Trampers

Est. distance from carpark: 45 km. 16. 10/4/2019. Trampers. Lawsons Farm. Leaders: Margreet and Neil Despite a forecast for heavy rain at lunchtime, a large contingent of 17 trampers set out on our hike on Lawson’s Farm in balmy and ideal conditions. We left the Mosgiel carpark at 0900 and reached the main gate of […]

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Apr 10 2019

Warrington

Published by under Beach,Uncategorized

Distance from carpark: 40 km. 8. 10/4/2019. Hikers. Warrington. Leaders: Jenny and Jan B. 25 happy hikers and 6 ready ramblers set off for Warrington  Beach.  In calm conditions and at low tide we walked along the length of the beach before stopping for the obligatory morning tea break – with soft sand beneath us […]

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Apr 03 2019

Bus Trip: Daisy Bank to Hyde. Rail Trail

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No. 106 on old hardcopy list of 113 club tramps. “Bus Trip to Old Central Railway” 3. 3/4/2019. All. Daisy Bank -Hyde. Rail Trail. leader: Bob. After a delayed start owing to members being given differing start times the bus finally left the car park at 9am. The morning was crisp and clear with the roadside […]

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