What’s on?


Club night is at 7.30 pm 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.

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.


Summer Programme 2023-Public Version


Elephant Hill
Jun 11 @ 9:00 am

Sun 11th June: Elephant Hill (510 metres)

This is a 300 metre climb up a distinctive hill in South Canterbury with an optional extension up another hill behind.

Contact: Karyl (021 047 5159) Depart: 9.00am Medway carpark

Grade: Easy


Club Night: Crossing the Northern Japan Alps
Jun 12 @ 7:30 pm

Mon 12thJune: Club Night: Crossing the Northern Japan Alps

Speakers: Mary and Geoff Korver

Meeting at, NOSAR rooms, 1 Severn St, 7.30pm

Mount Somers Walkway
Jun 24 – Jun 25 all-day

Sat 24th– Sun 25th June: Mount Somers Walkway

Saturday – tramp into Pinnacles Hut for mid-year celebration. Bring pot luck dessert. Sunday-some can carry on to Woolshed Hut and out; other options available depending on weather.

Contact: Neville (027 955 8580) Depart: 7.00am Sat.

Grading: Medium Names to Neville by Mon 19th June please