Only one hour from French Ridge Hut to Raspberry Creek?... Wasn't on foot, but it didn't involve any engines or motors...Read More
For North Island townies like me, one of the biggest challenges in any climb in the Southern Alps is just getting there in time for a weather window. So a climb of Mount Armstrong (2,174m), a little over 700 metres above the highly accessible Brewster Hut (12 bunks), is a good option when time is the limiting factor.
Before becoming a mum, a big part of how I identified myself was as a long-distance trail runner and tramper. Not surprisingly, one of my biggest concerns about welcoming a little human into my life was not being able to get out and enjoy the backcountry as much or in the same capacity.
Calling all past and present members of the Pukekohe Tramping Club; you're invited to the club's 50th Anniversary event! Saturday A social gathering for lunch with the theme “PTC Five Decades Ago”. This will be at the same venue as our club’s first ever overnight camp where members learnt how to pitch a tent and […]