What’s on?

Trip Costs

Trip transport costs are shared among participants.  Some trips involve additional accommodation and activity costs.

Trip Grading

E        Up to 4 hours walking on tracks
M      Up to 8 hours walking, reasonable fitness needed.
F        Over 8 hours walking, usually rough terrain, a higher level of fitness and alpine equipment often needed.

Clubnights

Clubnight is at 7.30pm on the second Monday of each month except December and January.  Meetings are held in the North Otago Search and Rescue headquarters, 1 Severn Street.  Entrance is the first on the left from the bottom of Severn Street. Potential members are welcome.

Jun
9
Sun
Deep Stream, Aviemore
Jun 9 @ 8:00 am

A walk up Deep Stream and cross country returning down to Fishermans Bend. Wallaby spotting on the way.

Contact: Neville ( 4372531 ) Depart Medway car park, 8am Sun

Grading: M

Jun
10
Mon
Club Night; Annadyr to Wrangle Island
Jun 10 @ 7:30 pm

Part two of Bronwyn McCone’s journey exploring out of the way places.

Contact: Phyllis ( 4346166 ) Meeting at, S A R rooms Severn St, 7.30pm

Jun
15
Sat
Big Hut, 1347m – Rock & Pillar Range– Middlemarch
Jun 15 @ 8:00 am – Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm

Enjoy a Winter walk to this “very big hut” bring a Pot Luck Dessert to share. A return trip via Leaning Lodge weather permitting.

Contact: Robbie ( 4395261 ) by 1 June if you wish to come. Depart Medway car park, 8am Sat

Grading: M

Jun
17
Mon
Trip Planning @ North otago SAR
Jun 17 @ 7:30 pm

North Otago Search & Rescue rooms, 1 Severn St 7.30pm
Time to plan for Spring tramping. Bring your ideas and help organise this programme.

Jun
23
Sun
Herbert Forest Tracking Tunnels
Jun 23 @ 8:30 am

Replacing the I D cards in the tunnels. Duration: Approx 3hr
Contact Robbie prior to the date listed if you are available.

Contact: Robbie ( 4395261 ) Meet at, 124 Breakneck Rd Waianakarua

Jul
7
Sun
Katiki Beach – Shag Point
Jul 7 @ 9:30 am

Walk along Katiki Beach with its interesting rock formations, then around the rock shelf to Shag Point.
Low tide will be 12.40 am. Poles could be useful if rocks are slippery.

Contact: John ( 4395598 ) Depart Medway car park, 9.30am Sun.

Grading: E

Jul
8
Mon
Club Night; Godzone
Jul 8 @ 7:30 pm

Jason Hayman will recall his journey competing in” Godzone “ the largest expedition length adventure race in the world.

Contact: Neville ( 4372531 ) Meeting at, S A R rooms Severn St, 7.30pm

Jul
14
Sun
Herbert Forest Traps
Jul 14 @ 8:30 am

Checking and rebating of the D O C 200 pest traps. Duration : Approx 4hr
Contact Robbie prior to the date listed if you are available.

Contact: ( 4395261 ) Meet at, Swallows car park 8.30am Sun.

Grading: E

Jul
21
Sun
Orokonui Eco Sanctuary
Jul 21 @ 8:30 am

A day visit to the enclosure getting up close to a variety of birds and many other animals.
Entry Fee : $20 ( Discounts available )

Contact: Bronwyn ( 4311877 ) Depart Medway car park, 8.30am Sun.

Grading: E