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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

14Mar
Baton River, starts Sunday 12.00am, Contact:
Rod Lewis
17Mar
Summer Hill series: Grampians 5.30pm, starts Wednesday 12.00am, Contact:
Debbie Hogan
20Mar
Lake Alexander, starts Saturday 12.00am, Contact:
Ian Morris
24Mar
Summer Hill Series - Scout Track, 5:30pm, starts Wednesday 12.00am, Contact:
Michele Cunningham
27Mar
Lodestone & Mt Hodder, starts Saturday 12.00am, Contact:
Maaike Van Hoeflaken
02Apr
Lewis Pass: Easter weekend, starts Friday 12.00am, Contact:
Dion Pont
11Apr
Mt Arthur Hut/Flora Hut circuit, starts Sunday 12.00am, Contact:
Michele Cunningham
12Apr
Club night - SeniorNet Nelson, starts Monday 12.00am, Contact:
17Apr
Starval hut, starts Saturday 12.00am, Contact:
Graeme Ferrier
24Apr
Kirwans Hut, Victoria Rge, starts Saturday 8.00am, Contact:
Patrick Holland
30Apr
, starts Friday 12.00am, Contact:
Andrea Cockerton
30Apr
Lewis Pass Mt Haast, Mt Faust, Mephistopheres. , starts Friday 12.00am, Contact:
Andrea Cockerton
14Mar
Medium Day Trip to Baton River, starts Sunday, Trip Leader:
Rod Lewis
27Mar
Medium Day Trip to Lodestone & Mt Hodder, starts Saturday, Trip Leader:
Maaike Van Hoeflaken
11Apr
Easy Day Trip to Mt Arthur Hut/Flora Hut circuit, starts Sunday, Trip Leader:
Michele Cunningham
02May
Easy Day Trip to To be confirmed, starts Sunday, Trip Leader:
Maaike Van Hoeflaken
16May
Easy Day Trip to Robert Ridge Bushline Hut circuit, starts Sunday, Trip Leader:
Kath Ballantine
20Mar
Medium Overnight Trip to Lake Alexander, starts Saturday, Trip Leader:
Ian Morris
17Apr
Medium Overnight Trip to Starval hut, starts Saturday, Trip Leader:
Graeme Ferrier
30Apr
N/A Overnight Trip to , starts Friday, Trip Leader:
Andrea Cockerton
30Apr
N/A Overnight Trip to Lewis Pass Mt Haast, Mt Faust, Mephistopheres. , starts Friday, Trip Leader:
Andrea Cockerton
08May
Medium Overnight Trip to Pell Stream, starts Saturday, Trip Leader:
Raymond Salisbury
02Apr
Fit Extended Trip to Lewis Pass: Easter weekend, starts Friday,
Trip Leader:
Dion Pont
24Apr
Medium Extended Trip to Kirwans Hut, Victoria Rge, starts Saturday,
Trip Leader:
Patrick Holland
21May
Medium Extended Trip to Golden Bay Weekend, starts Friday,
Trip Leader:
Astrid Brauksiepe
12Apr
Club night - SeniorNet Nelson, starts Monday 12.00am, Contact:
03May
Pub Night - Sprig and Fern Hardy Street, starts Monday 12.00am, Contact:
14Jun
Club night - SeniorNet Nelson, starts Monday 12.00am, Contact:
05Jul
Pub night - Honest Lawyer, starts Monday 12.00am, Contact:
02Aug
Club night - SeniorNet Nelson - AGM and Photo Comp, starts Monday 12.00am, Contact:
06Sep
Pub night - Prince Albert, starts Monday 12.00am, Contact:
04Oct
Club night - SeniorNet Nelson, starts Monday 12.00am, Contact:
01Nov
Pub Night - Speights Ale House, starts Monday 12.00am, Contact:
17Mar
Summer Hill series: Grampians 5.30pm, Wednesday 12.00am
Trip Leader:
Debbie Hogan
24Mar
Summer Hill Series - Scout Track, 5:30pm, Wednesday 12.00am
Trip Leader:
Michele Cunningham

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Michelle Cunningham 15

Mt Owen Mt Bell and Billies Knob 26th-28th Feb 2021

Mt Owen 26-28 March – Group A trip report I’ve been wanting to do a nice relaxed 3 day trip up to Granity Pass and Mt Owen for several years. Last year’s attempt was cancelled due to it being the first weekend of lockdown, so I rescheduled the trip for the last weekend of February this year – the…

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