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Guidelines

Leaders of MTSC trips are asked to follow these guidelines when organising and leading Club trips:

Trip Grading

GradeDescription
FAMILY:Up to 2-3 hrs/day at casual pace. All ages accommodated.
EASY:4 hours per day.
EASY/MEDIUM:5 hours per day.
MEDIUM:7 hours per day.
MEDIUM/FIT:8 hours per day.
Fit:Over 8 hours per day.
FE:Fitness essential.
TECHNICAL:Qualifying requirements to be announced by Trip Organiser.

Contact the trip leader to discuss fitness and gear requirements.

Trip Card

Please register with the trip leader at least 2 days before the trip date, longer if possible.

Weekend Trips (including Sunday day trips)

May Meeting this month: 3 (Club Night)
DateTripGradeLeaderPhone
8Pohangina WalksAllLinda Campbell027 333 4493
June Meeting this month: 7 (Club Night)
DateTripGradeLeaderPhone
12Tararua District cycle tourAllTim Swale022 134 8384
18-19
24-26Wellington Walks (Matariki)Linda Campbell027 333 4493
July Meeting this month: 5 (Club Night)
DateTripGradeLeaderPhone
1-3Lodge Food CarryAllHowie Nicholson0272 941 941
9-10
16-17
28-31Thur..Sun, 12x NZAC Lvl1 at lodge
31Branch Road Walkway ELinda Campbell027 333 4493
August Meeting this month: 2 (Club Night)
DateTripGradeLeaderPhone
4-7Thur..Sun, 6x NZAC Lvl1 at lodge
5-7Fri..Sun, 6x NZAC Lvl2 at lodge
12-14Fri..Sun, 12x NZAC Lvl2 at lodge
15Snowskills prelimTechnicalHowie Nicholson, Ken Mercer0272 941 941, 027 364 6475
20Snowskills at lodgeTechnicalHowie Nicholson, Ken Mercer0272 941 941, 027 364 6475
28Gorge WalkELinda Campbell027 333 4493
September Meeting this month: 6 (Club Night)
DateTripGradeLeaderPhone
24-25Mangahao Flats HutMTim Swale022 134 8384
October Meeting this month: 4 (Club Night)
DateTripGradeLeaderPhone
30Deadman's CircuitMLinda Campbell027 333 4493
November Meeting this month: 1 (Club Night)
DateTripGradeLeaderPhone
26-27Orongorongo WalksMLinda Campbell027 333 4493
December Meeting this month: 6 (Club Night)
DateTripGradeLeaderPhone
17-18Cow Creek HutMTim Swale022 134 8384

Wednesday Trips (Easy/Medium)

July
DateDescriptionLeaderPhone
27Deadman's track or Rangi.John Salisbury021 160 2869
August
DateDescriptionLeaderPhone
3Mangaone walkway from Waikanae endEvan Davies357 6288
10Rangiwahia Reserve, lunch at PinetumJenny Williamson328 6857
17Mania Rd (N of Rangi spur)Bill Milham356 8136
24Sunrise HutWendy Williams329 6829
31Escarpment track, Paekakriki to Pukerua bay + option to PlimmertonCatherine Henderson021 939 604
September
DateDescriptionLeaderPhone
7Anne West021 0266 6860
14Waiterere Beach to HokioLucie Marychurch027 461 7548
21Anja Scholz027 749 5811
28Carole Kennerley027 264 0232
October
DateDescriptionLeaderPhone
5Lorraine Barr358 5516
12Dan Lynch027 227 9751
19Robyn/William Laing358 4876
26Cheryl D & Marilyn H021 374 882
November
DateDescriptionLeaderPhone
2Leonie Lowndes027 359 5015
9Harold Pettersson021 047 2055
16Margaret McKenzie358 2535
23Rod McKenzie357 0136
30Mary Mercer027 372 5375
December
DateDescriptionLeaderPhone
7Ewen Cameron022 034 1180
14Ken Mercer027 364 6475
January
DateDescriptionLeaderPhone
24-26Club Lodge, Mt RuapehuKen Mercer027 364 6475

Thursday Trips (Easy + Medium)

July
DateDescriptionLeaderPhone
21Atiwhakatu hut take 2Royce Mills021 055 2527
28Rangiwahia Village areaAudrey Shepherd / Syd Easton06 356 7462
August
DateDescriptionLeaderPhone
4Powell Hut and other optionsJudy Swainson06 358 4082
11Escarpment, Te Harakeke, and Tua Tapu TrailsWayne Lincoln021 068 5237
18Sunrise HutJudy Swainson06 358 4082
25Bryce & Raewyn Buddle027 268 4807
September
DateDescriptionLeaderPhone
1Jenny McCarthy021 2152197
8John & Gillian Thornley356 9681
15Mary & Ken Mercer027 372 5375
22Darlene Westrupp021 167 8815
29Jinnie Anderson021 0220 9874
October
DateDescriptionLeaderPhone
6William Laing022 099 7988
13Alistair Hall06 357 1832
20Tony Evans027 829 3069
27Bill Milham356 8136
November
DateDescriptionLeaderPhone
3Christine Scott021 724 098
10Suzanne Clark356 8322
17Royce Mills021 055 2527
24Audrey Shepherd / Syd Easton06 356 7462
December
DateDescriptionLeaderPhone
1Judy Swainson06 358 4082
8Wayne Lincoln021 068 5237
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