Nelson Tramping Club
Nelson, New Zealand
Saxton Saddle, 1430m, Oct 2018
Leatham Conservation Area
Lake Sumner Forest Park
Event Status: Programme
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From Friday 02 April 2021 To Wednesday 07 April 2021
Day 1: Start from Lewis Pass Highway,head up Doubtful river track, passing 2 huts on way to Phantom Flat - camp site.
Day 2: Go over Amuri Pass - 993m, with nice alpine tops. Over old pack track to the Waiheke river [West Coast] to the Slaty Creek Hut.
Day 3 Down Waiheke river. to the Tutaekuri River, go up river to Tutaekuri Hut.
Day 4: Could do a day trip to Mid Trent Hut. [Up theTrent River].
Day 5: Head up Tutaekuri River to the Hope Pass - 931m. Camp up the upper Hope valley or stay at the Top Hope hut, hot spring near this hut.
Day 6: Head out down the Hope river valley to Windy Point carpark, passing St Jacobs Hut and Hope Halfway Hut on way out to Highway.