Upcoming Events

[See Programme for more details.]
14 - 15 September
Sylvester Hut Easy

This trip is postponed due to poor weather Forecast for Saturday. We will try again in 2 weekends time.

From the Cobb Dam road end to Sylvester Hut is 5km and 500m climb. From the hut, treks can be made round Lake Sylvester, up the ridge and down to Iron Lake or to the top of Iron Hill for those with a higher fitness level. It’s an easy walk up to the hut and surrounds for a new tramper and families. Get a great view of Lake Lockett from the ridge. 12 bunk serviced hut. Hut pass, or Hut tickets ($15) required.

22 September
Takaka Hill Walkway Easy

A 3 hour loop walk on marble karst rock formations, through some native forest, and open shrubland. The views extend over Tasman Bay, Golden Bay, and to Kahurangi NP. Bring a torch for a possible, small cave exploration.

28 - 29 September
Sylvester Hut Easy

From the Cobb Dam road end to Sylvester Hut is 5km and 500m climb. From the hut, treks can be made round Lake Sylvester, up the ridge and down to Iron Lake or to the top of Iron Hill for those with a higher fitness level. It’s an easy walk up to the hut and surrounds for a new tramper and families. Get a great view of Lake Lockett from the ridge. 12 bunk serviced hut. Hut pass, or Hut tickets ($15) required.

29 September
Downies Hut** Medium

Details to follow.

6 October
Mt Arthur Hut Circuit Easy

Walk from Flora Carpark to Arthur Hut for lunch.

Descend through bush to Flora Hut then return to carpark.