St Cuthbert Range (Omarama area): Day Trip


This will be a day trip starting from the DOC easement a few kilometres before Omarama. The walk is approximately 15 km.  From the summit (1558 m) we should be rewarded with good views over Lake Benmore and surrounding countryside. … Continue reading

Waimate “Big Easy”: Day Trip


An easy three to four hour walk, starting at Te Kiteroa and climbing up to the White Horse monument, where we can view the renovation of the site and also obtain good views of the local area and the Canterbury … Continue reading

Tribulation Hut: Weekend Trip

Upper Rakaia area

Tribulation Hut is a small musterers' hut in Hakatere Conservation Area, and is tucked behind Mt Hutt ski field. It is approximately a 4 hour (10 km) walk in. The track starts from Redcliffe Stream and is initially through bush … Continue reading

Glenorchy area: Multi-day Trip

Glenorchy area

Catherine is planning a multi-daytrip in the Glenorchy area for later this year and has sent in the following preliminary information ... Glenorchy Area, early November, approximately 6 to 12 November (but dates to be confirmed). Grade: Moderate I am … Continue reading