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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

16May
Robert Ridge Bushline Hut circuit, starts Sunday, contact:
Kath Ballantine
18May
Harte break ridge track making, starts Tuesday, contact:
Kath Ballantine
22May
Golden Bay Weekend, starts Saturday, contact:
Astrid Brauksiepe
30May
Wainui hut circuit, starts Sunday, contact:
Maaike Van Hoeflaken
05Jun
Angelus-Sabine circuit, starts Saturday, contact:
Silvano Lorandi
14Jun
26Jun
Sylvester Hut - Mid winter Christmas, starts Saturday, contact:
Debbie Hogan
05Jul
18Jul
Boulder Bank, starts Sunday, contact:
Michele Cunningham
26Jul
Larapinta Trail, Alice Springs, starts Monday, contact:
Astrid Brauksiepe
13Aug
Bibbulmun Track, Perth, starts Friday, contact:
Astrid Brauksiepe
15Aug
Snow Tramp @ Rainbow Ski field, starts Sunday, contact:
Debbie Hogan
16May
Easy Day Trip to Robert Ridge Bushline Hut circuit, starts Sunday, Trip Leader:
Kath Ballantine
18May
Medium Day Trip to Harte break ridge track making, starts Tuesday, Trip Leader:
Kath Ballantine
30May
Easy Day Trip to Wainui hut circuit, starts Sunday, Trip Leader:
Maaike Van Hoeflaken
18Jul
Easy Day Trip to Boulder Bank, starts Sunday, Trip Leader:
Michele Cunningham
15Aug
Fit Day Trip to Snow Tramp @ Rainbow Ski field, starts Sunday, Trip Leader:
Debbie Hogan
22May
Medium Overnight Trip to Golden Bay Weekend, starts Saturday, Trip Leader:
Astrid Brauksiepe
26Jun
Easy Overnight Trip to Sylvester Hut - Mid winter Christmas, starts Saturday, Trip Leader:
Debbie Hogan
05Jun
N/A Extended Trip to Angelus-Sabine circuit, starts Saturday,
Trip Leader:
Silvano Lorandi
26Jul
Fit Extended Trip to Larapinta Trail, Alice Springs, starts Monday,
Trip Leader:
Astrid Brauksiepe
13Aug
Fit Extended Trip to Bibbulmun Track, Perth, starts Friday,
Trip Leader:
Astrid Brauksiepe
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Latest Trip Reports

Pat Holland 67

Kirwans Track Circuit, 24-26 April 2021

The weather forecast was not promising but not bad enough to cancel the trip. And so it proved – middling good on Saturday and middling bad on days 2 and 3 with squally showers from the South but some sunny patches and no wind. There were 8 starters in two vehicles. The compulsory stops for coffee…
kirwans hut

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