Latest Trips

Cromel Branch Hut via Mt Bee Bunkrooms, Eyre Mountains

The first objective of our weekend getaway was Cromel Base Hut. From there, the plan was to climb to the Mt Bee Bunkrooms and then follow the ridge along…

Distance
30.1km
Time
Two days. Five Rivers homestead bridge to Cromel Base Hut, 2hr; To Cromel Branch Hut via Mt Bee Bunkrooms, 6hr; To homestead bridge, 4hr
Grade
Moderate

Ball Hut, Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park

Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park is a climber’s paradise, with 19 peaks that extend higher than 3000m and 40 per cent of it glacial terrain. The park lacks tracks and…

Distance
8.71km
Time
3-4hr one way
Grade
Easy

Rerekapa Hut, Moki and Makino Conservation Areas

Toasting marshmallows on a cold night A mid-winter hiking adventure also happened to the first overnight tramp for our children Will (5) and Holly (3). We had settled on…

Distance
2.9km one way
Time
90min
Grade
Easy

Goldie Bush Walkway, Waitakere Ranges Regional Park

West Auckland gold Walking options in the Waitakere Ranges may still be limited due to track closures to protect kauri from dieback disease, but a quick drive to the…

Distance
6.1km
Time
3-4hr. Mokoroa Falls Walk, 45min; Mokoroa Stream walk,1-2hr; Goldie Bush Walkway, 1hr
Grade
Easy/Moderate