Date: April 2016.
Trip type: Private – Non-WTMC.
Location: Mt Taranaki Summer Summit Climb – Northern Route.
The following may be of interest to those unfamiliar with Mt Taranaki, but who are keen to climb it this summer. Last summer I climbed Mt Taranaki – via the Northern ‘tourist’ route. I had wanted to do the day climb for a few years but just hadn’t got around to researching what I might … Read more
Date: 4 - 6 December.
Trip type: Medium Alp 1.
Location: Egmont National Park.
Author: Angie Wilkinson.
Trampers: Dan, Andre, Angie, Emma, Paul, Tereza, Tony (leader) …and Sarah .
The eight of us met at platform nine at 5 pm in an attempt to get away for a slightly early departure for the long drive up to Taranaki. Despite our best efforts, including Dan sneaking out of the office while his boss wasn’t looking, a crash on SH2 and then roadworks on SH1 meant … Read more