Date: 12-14th August 2022.
Trip type: Alp 1.
Location: Ringatoto East Ridge from Rangipo Hut.
Author: James Johnston.
Trampers: Henry Fisher, Tereza Bublikova, Paul McCredie, Sophie Aitchison.
Friday – Wellington to Rangipo Hut Excitement was in the air as we left Platform 9 at 5pm on Friday – we had a great group, a promising forecast and a full moon to look forward to. 4.5 hours later we turned on to the Tukino Access Road. It’s a bumpy ride at the start … Read more
Date: March 2022.
Trip type: Tramp: Easy Medium.
Location: Tongariro National Park.
Author: Dan N.
Trampers: Dan, Jon, Avery, Katie, Anna, Bronwyn, Michaela, Michael, and Ben.
Tash was the original leader of this trip but caught covid leading up to it so handed over the reigns to me. Luckily for me she still did all the pre-trip organising, and what a thorough and excellent job she did! It was super easy for me to take over, and as a result things … Read more
Date: Easter (April 21-25) 2011.
Trip type: Easy-Medium Tramp.
Location: Mt Ruapehu.
Author: Amelia White.
Trampers: : Amelia White, Mark White, Mike Travers, Annie van Herck, Lieselot Whitbeck, Jonathan Karp, Tim McGurk, Vincent Grealish, Jo Boyle (part time at least).
Thursday Thursday 5.30pm found Amanda and I corralling punters into our respective vans at a very busy platform 9 on a warm and overcast evening. We were headed for the club lodge for the night; the other van was headed for somewhere north of Taupo. Unusually, we encountered no traffic issues; we were all the … Read more