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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

09Dec
Easy Day Trip to Summer Hill series: Grampians 5.30pm, starts Wednesday, Trip Leader:
Debbie Hogan
12Dec
Easy Day Trip to River Crossing Training, starts Saturday, Trip Leader:
Debbie Hogan
19Dec
N/A Day Trip to Christmas BBQ, starts Saturday, Trip Leader:
Peter Phipps
23Dec
Medium Summer Hill Series to Summer Hill Series - Scout Track, 5:30pm, starts Wednesday, Trip Leader:
Michele Cunningham
25Dec
Fit Extended Trip to Red Hills Crossover, starts Friday, Trip Leader:
Astrid Brauksiepe
05Jan
N/A Summer Hill Series to Summer Hill series Kingsland 5pm, starts Tuesday, Trip Leader:
Andrea Cockerton
10Jan
Easy Day Trip to Emerald Pool Pelorus, starts Sunday, Trip Leader:
Michele Cunningham
13Jan
Easy Day Trip to Summer Hill series: Grampians 5.30pm, starts Wednesday, Trip Leader:
Debbie Hogan
17Jan
Medium Day Trip to Beeby's Knob, starts Sunday, Trip Leader:
Kath Ballantine
23Jan
Medium Overnight Trip to Fenella Hut - Round Lake, starts Saturday, Trip Leader:
Michele Cunningham
09Dec
Easy Day Trip to Summer Hill series: Grampians 5.30pm, starts Wednesday, Trip Leader:
Debbie Hogan
12Dec
Easy Day Trip to River Crossing Training, starts Saturday, Trip Leader:
Debbie Hogan
19Dec
N/A Day Trip to Christmas BBQ, starts Saturday, Trip Leader:
Peter Phipps
10Jan
Easy Day Trip to Emerald Pool Pelorus, starts Sunday, Trip Leader:
Michele Cunningham
13Jan
Easy Day Trip to Summer Hill series: Grampians 5.30pm, starts Wednesday, Trip Leader:
Debbie Hogan
17Jan
Medium Day Trip to Beeby's Knob, starts Sunday, Trip Leader:
Kath Ballantine
10Feb
Easy Day Trip to Summer Hill series: Grampians 5.30pm, starts Wednesday, Trip Leader:
Debbie Hogan
21Feb
Fit Day Trip to Mt Hope, Hope Range, starts Sunday, Trip Leader:
Chris Louth
10Mar
Easy Day Trip to Summer Hill series: Grampians 5.30pm, starts Wednesday, Trip Leader:
Debbie Hogan
14Mar
Medium Day Trip to Baton River, starts Sunday, Trip Leader:
Rod Lewis
27Mar
Fit Day Trip to Lodestone / Hodder, starts Saturday, Trip Leader:
Maaike Van Hoeflaken
23Jan
Medium Overnight Trip to Fenella Hut - Round Lake, starts Saturday, Trip Leader:
Michele Cunningham
13Feb
Easy Overnight Trip to Navigation training weekend, starts Saturday, Trip Leader:
Mike Glover
17Feb
Medium Overnight Trip to Mount Arthur *** TEST ONLY ***, starts Wednesday, Trip Leader:
Patrick Holland
26Feb
Medium Overnight Trip to Mt Owen, starts Friday, Trip Leader:
Michele Cunningham
06Mar
Medium Overnight Trip to TABLELAND TOUR, starts Saturday, Trip Leader:
Raymond Salisbury
20Mar
Medium Overnight Trip to Lake Alexander, starts Saturday, Trip Leader:
Ian Morris
10Apr
Medium Overnight Trip to To be confirmed, starts Saturday, Trip Leader:
Graeme Ferrier
25Dec
Fit Extended Trip to Red Hills Crossover, starts Friday,
Trip Leader:
Astrid Brauksiepe
29Jan
N/A Extended Trip to Lewis Pass Tramps/Hurunui, starts Friday,
Trip Leader:
Andrea Cockerton
30Jan
Medium Extended Trip to Mole Tops - Nelson Anniversary weekend, starts Saturday,
Trip Leader:
Graeme Ferrier
05Feb
Easy Extended Trip to Kahurangi Lighthouse, starts Friday,
Trip Leader:
Kath Ballantine
19Feb
Fit Extended Trip to Collingwood: Kaituna Crossover and Mt Stephens, starts Friday,
Trip Leader:
Astrid Brauksiepe
06Mar
Fit Extended Trip to Five Passes - Arthurs Pass N.P., starts Saturday,
Trip Leader:
Peter Waworis
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
23Dec
Summer Hill Series - Scout Track, 5:30pm, Wednesday 12.00am
Trip Leader:
Michele Cunningham
05Jan
Summer Hill series Kingsland 5pm, Tuesday 12.00am
Trip Leader:
Andrea Cockerton
27Jan
Summer Hill Series - Scout Track, 5:30pm, Wednesday 12.00am
Trip Leader:
Michele Cunningham
16Feb
Summer Hill Series Kingsland 5pm, Tuesday 12.00am
Trip Leader:
Andrea Cockerton
24Feb
Summer Hill Series - Scout Track, 5:30pm, Wednesday 12.00am
Trip Leader:
Michele Cunningham
24Mar
Summer Hill Series - Scout Track, 5:30pm, Wednesday 12.00am
Trip Leader:
Michele Cunningham

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Latest Trip Reports

anchorage trip
Maaike van Hoeflaken 25

Anchorage to Marahau, Abel Tasman National Park. 7th Nov 2020

On 7 November David, Phillip and Maaike (leader and scribe), drove down to Marahau where we caught the 10:30 water taxi to Anchorage. The weather was quiet, warm and overcast, but there were sizable swells in the sea. We did a pass by the seals lying on the rocks on Motuareronui island and a small…

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