Date: 17-18 April 2019.
Trip type: Tramp.
Location: Taranaki Mt Egmont.
Author: Tony Gazley.
The policeman standing at the end of the track asked me, “did you see any pink ribbons?” And then immediately said, “I hope you didn’t try to climb to the summit from Kahui Hut.” When I answered with the second ‘yes’ he scowled. A few weeks previously Emily President had led a club trip to … Read more
Date: 15-17 March 2019.
Trip type: Medium Fit.
Location: Mount Taranaki, Egmont National Park.
Author: Emily S.
Trampers: Emily S (leader), Tony G, Tony S, Matt C, Marie, Megan, Emily F, Sarah and Aimee.
This trip was inspired by a crazy overnight ascent of the south side of Taranaki back in November when I realised I had now climbed Taranaki from the North, East and South sides which left only the western aspect to complete the compass points. A lot of googling and asking around revealed very little information … Read more