From Saturday 06 March 2021 To Friday 12 March 2021
A variation of classic three passes route. Starting on the braided Waimakariri river and climbing Harman, Whiting and Browning passes and then heading north over Popes pass and Hunts ridge ending back on the main road west of Otira.
We have allocated a window of 9 days to give us some wiggle room with the weather and given ourselves two days of travel time.
This trip group size is limited to eight participants and requires a high level of fitness and experience.
Day One - Klondyke Corner to Carrington Hut or possibly up to Ariels tarns: 4-5hrs, 14.7km
Day Two - Carrington Hut to Park Morpeth Hut: 9 hrs, 11.7km, +1100m
Day Three - Park Morpeth Hut to Julia Hut: 9-11hrs, 12.5km, +950m
Day Four - Julia Hut to Hunts Creek Hut: 8hrs, 9.3km, +1200m
Day Five - Hunts Creek Hut to Otira: 3-4hrs, 11.6km
Map Series: BV19, BV20
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Spaces left for this event: 2
Registrations close 2022-02-13 00:00, Number Registered: 5 , Trip Capacity: 7