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Club News

  • Balloon Hut wood burner and woodshed installation, Kahurangi National Park Background Waimea Tramping Club has a history of involvement with Balloon Hut going back to the last major upgrade of the hut in February 1995. A major force in that ...
    Posted Dec 24, 2016, 2:16 AM by Robert Wopereis
  • Mt Fell Hut project Nelson TC are leading a project funded by the Outdoor Recreation Consortium to relocate the 6-bunk Mt Fell Hut in Mt Richmond Forest Park. The hut was closed in ...
    Posted Dec 24, 2016, 2:10 AM by Robert Wopereis
  • A new hut for the Te Araroa Trail A generous individual has donated $250,000-$300,000 to replace the antiquated basic 2-bunk Caroline Creek Bivvy in the St James Conservation Area with a 10-bunk standard ...
    Posted Dec 24, 2016, 2:07 AM by Robert Wopereis
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Volunteers for DOC

  • Volunteer Events Newsletter Volunteer Events Newsletter DOC is now producing a monthly conservation volunteer events newsletter for the Tasman region.  The newsletter will list all the conservation work going on around the community ...
    Posted Dec 24, 2016, 2:05 AM by Robert Wopereis
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Hut & Track News

  • Hut and Track News - December 2016 Kahurangi National Park There is a large slip 100m across on the Cobb Valley Track which was most likely caused by a combination of the earthquake on 14 November 2016 ...
    Posted Dec 24, 2016, 2:12 AM by Robert Wopereis
  • Hut and Track News - March 2016 Kahurangi National Park Soper Shelter A new tent camp is to be constructed at the head of Lake Stanley. The Golden Bay Alpine & Tramping Club will help build and maintain ...
    Posted Mar 12, 2016, 11:45 PM by Robert Wopereis
  • Hut and Track News - December 2015 Kahurangi National Park Upgrade work has been carried out on the Kill Devil Track during November 2015. Debris building up beside the Dart Ford on the Wangapeka Valley road will ...
    Posted Mar 12, 2016, 11:43 PM by Robert Wopereis
  • Hut and Track News - September 2015 Kahurangi National Park Golden Bay trampers are applying for funding to erect a tent camp on the Waingaro - Anatoki Track.   Debris building up beside the Dart Ford on the Wangapeka ...
    Posted Sep 13, 2015, 5:09 AM by Robert Wopereis
  • Hut and Track News - June 2015 Kahurangi National Park Upgrade work on the Heaphy Track between Perry Saddle and Gouland has been completed. There has been steady use of the track for mountain biking in May ...
    Posted Sep 13, 2015, 5:02 AM by Robert Wopereis
  • Hut and Track News - March 2015 Kahurangi National Park Track clearing has been done between the West Branch Matiri River and Poor Pete’s Hut. The West Branch Matiri River has eaten into the northern bank ...
    Posted Mar 28, 2015, 12:16 AM by Robert Wopereis
  • Hut and Track News - December 2014 Kahurangi National Park A wood burner will be installed by DOC at Balloon Hut in February or March 2015, replacing the gas heater. This will be paid for by Waimea ...
    Posted Dec 29, 2014, 2:11 AM by Robert Wopereis
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