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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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NTC is cancelling/postponing all tramping trips, club nights/events on the programme until further notice. The tramping activities will be reinstated subject to Ministry of Health advice as the danger of Corona virus transmission dissipates.
For further information, advisory notices can be found here;

Can you go walking, tramping, trail running or hunting during COVID-19 Alert Level 4?
Click here for details

Upcoming Events

05Apr
Hard Day Trip to Hoary Head, starts Sunday, Trip Leader: Barry James
06Apr
N/A Club Night to Club night - CANCELLED, starts Monday, Trip Leader: Michele Cunningham
10Apr
Fit Extended Trip to Matiri Range, starts Friday, Trip Leader: Mike Drake
18Apr
N/A Overnight Trip to Navigation Training, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Richard Walker
25Apr
N/A Extended Trip to Luna Tops, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Andrea Cockerton
02May
Medium Overnight Trip to Lake Camp, Cobb Valley, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Ian Morris
04May
N/A Club Night to Pub night, starts Monday, Trip Leader: Michele Cunningham
10May
Medium Day Trip to Holyoake Clearing , starts Sunday, Trip Leader: Michele Cunningham
16May
N/A Overnight Trip to Navigation Training, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Richard Walker
23May
Easy Overnight Trip to Golden Bay weekend, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Kate Krawczyk
27May
N/A Club Night to Trip Planning Meeting, starts Wednesday, Trip Leader:
30May
Medium Extended Trip to Lake Christabel, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Kath Ballantine
18Apr
N/A Overnight Trip to Navigation Training, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Richard Walker
02May
Medium Overnight Trip to Lake Camp, Cobb Valley, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Ian Morris
16May
N/A Overnight Trip to Navigation Training, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Richard Walker
23May
Easy Overnight Trip to Golden Bay weekend, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Kate Krawczyk
13Jun
Medium Overnight Trip to Asbestos Cottage, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Michele Cunningham
20Jun
Easy Overnight Trip to Robert Lodge, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Debbie Hogan
11Jul
Fit Overnight Trip to Kirwans Hut, Victoria Rge, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Clare Quested
12Sep
N/A Overnight Trip to SNOW SKILLS TRAINING, starts Saturday, Trip Leader: Debbie Hogan
06Apr
Club night - CANCELLED, starts Monday 7.00pm, Contact: Michele Cunningham
03Aug
Pub night, starts Monday 7.00pm, Contact: Michele Cunningham
07Sep
Pub night, starts Monday 7.00pm, Contact: Michele Cunningham
05Oct
Pub night, starts Monday 7.00pm, Contact: Michele Cunningham
02Nov
Pub night, starts Monday 7.00pm, Contact: Michele Cunningham

Latest Trip Reports

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Cable Bay Adventure Park 8 March 2020

Tramping in Cable Bay Adventure Park: a great adventure for 9 adults and 4 kids Leader: Rod Lewis Since our arrival in Nelson, seven months ago, we knew that one day, we would go to Cable Bay Adventure Park. I am not exactly sure, though, that tramping in an adventure park offering Quad Bike tours…

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