Calendar of Trips & Activities

Club Night 4th July 17

Tuesday 4 July 2017

Jim Morrow (former ATC president) will describe his trip tramping in the remote South Georgia islands. 

Contact: Murray Davidson

Snowcraft Course Mt Ruapehu

Friday 21 - Sunday 23 July 2017
Alpine Instruction

Come and learn the skills needed to be safe in the mountains, including using crampons and ice axe, avalanche rescue, and building a snow cave (and sleeping in it!). You'll become familiar with a range of useful knots ad what to do with them. Based at our very own Ruapehu Hut. For more information please contact Sharon Hunter-Smith: shuntersmith@gmail.com

Leader: Sharon Hunter-Smith

Snowcraft Course Mt Ruapehu (Alternative date in case of poor weather/snow conditions)

Friday 18 - Sunday 20 August 2017
Alpine Instruction

Come and learn the skills needed to be safe in the mountains, including using crampons and ice axe, avalanche rescue, and building a snow cave (and sleeping in it!). You'll become familiar with a range of useful knots ad what to do with them. Based at our very own Ruapehu Hut. For more information please contact Sharon Hunter-Smith: shuntersmith@gmail.com

Leader: Sharon Hunter-Smith

Southern Alps Excursion September 2017

Saturday 30 September 2017
Climbing

Visit the glacier country, 6-7 day fly in walk out expedition proposed either Murchison/Tasman glaciers or perhaps Fox or Franz Neves.

Dates to be determined depending upon interest.

 

Contact Brian Duffy for details. bduffy@vodafone.co.nz or Mob: 021 859 829

Contact: Brian Duffy