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Welcome to the website of the Nelson Tramping Club

facebookThe Nelson Tramping Club is based near some of the finest tramping opportunities in New Zealand. Our club conducts an active, year-round programme of trips for members of diverse interests and abilities.Non-members are welcome to join our trips (subject to being properly equipped and undertaking trips consistent with their fitness and experience); we are always looking for new members! 

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Upcoming Events

08Aug
Medium Extended Trip to Nydia Track crossover, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Astrid Brauksiepe
11Aug
N/A Day Trip to Winter Series, starts Tuesday, Trip Leader: Andrea Cockerton
16Aug
Fit Day Trip to Wooded Peak, starts Sunday, Trip Leader: Barry James
21Aug
Medium Overnight Trip to Iron Hill. Sylvester Hut, The Cobb Valley, starts Friday, Trip Leader: Andrea Cockerton
30Aug
Medium Day Trip to Gordons Knob, starts Sunday, Trip Leader: Patrick Holland
04Sep
Fit Extended Trip to Golden Bay weekend, starts Friday, Trip Leader: Astrid Brauksiepe
07Sep
N/A Club Night to Pub night - Prince Albert, starts Monday, Trip Leader: Michele Cunningham
12Sep
Easy Overnight Trip to SNOW SKILLS TRAINING, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Debbie Hogan
19Sep
Fit Overnight Trip to Angelus & Mt Angelus, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Andrea Cockerton
26Sep
Medium Overnight Trip to Balloon Hut, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Kath Ballantine
02Oct
Fit Extended Trip to Mt Luna Tops, starts Friday, Trip Leader:
16Aug
Fit Day Trip to Wooded Peak, starts Sunday, Trip Leader: Barry James
30Aug
Medium Day Trip to Gordons Knob, starts Sunday, Trip Leader: Patrick Holland
15Nov
Medium Day Trip to Mt Arthur Peak, starts Sunday, Trip Leader: Kath Ballantine
21Aug
Medium Overnight Trip to Iron Hill. Sylvester Hut, The Cobb Valley, starts Friday, Trip Leader: Andrea Cockerton
12Sep
Easy Overnight Trip to SNOW SKILLS TRAINING, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Debbie Hogan
19Sep
Fit Overnight Trip to Angelus & Mt Angelus, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Andrea Cockerton
26Sep
Medium Overnight Trip to Balloon Hut, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Kath Ballantine
10Oct
Easy Overnight Trip to Navigation training weekend, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Richard Walker
17Oct
N/A Overnight Trip to Mike Drake's special, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Mike Drake
31Oct
Easy Overnight Trip to Marlborough Weekend, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Andrea Cockerton
21Nov
Medium Overnight Trip to Lake Camp, Cobb Valley, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Ian Morris
05Dec
Medium Overnight Trip to Fenella Hut - Round Lake, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Michele Cunningham
02Oct
Fit Extended Trip to Mt Luna Tops, starts Friday,
Trip Leader:
24Oct
N/A Extended Trip to Mole Tops - Labour weekend, starts Saturday,
Trip Leader: Graeme Ferrier
04Dec
Hard Extended Trip to Lockett Range traverse, starts Friday,
Trip Leader: Peter Waworis
02Nov
Pub night, starts Monday 7.00pm, Contact: Michele Cunningham

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Latest Trip Reports

Oliver Champeau 52

Rainbow Snow tramp, Nelson Lakes. 26th July 2020

Seven Club members left at 7am in 2 cars on Sunday 26th July from Richmond. The group arrived at the Rainbow ski-field car park 2 hours later. 2 additional passengers (hitchhikers) were picked up en route to the skifield. A beautiful clear and crisp winter morning greeted us with hardly any wind…

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