Latest Trips

Old Woman Hut, Old Woman Range/Kopuwai Conservation Area

The barren, tundra-like high country of Kopuwai Conservation Area in Central Otago offers views from The Remarkables to Aoraki/Mt Cook and an alpine experience like no other. Encompassing a…

Distance
4.76km
Time
70-90mins
Grade
Easy

Cone Hut and the Lower Waiohine Track, Tararua Forest Park

Cone Hut was originally constructed in 1946 by the Tararua Tramping Club. It is a totara slab hut, ageless in architecture and sublime in setting. This tramp is an…

Distance
13.6km
Time
Car park to Cone Hut, 2.5hr; To Car park via Lower Waiohine Track, 3.5-4.5hr
Grade
Moderate

Red Hill, Korowai-Torlesse Conservation Park

Tucked into a corner of Korowai-Torlesse Conservation Park, directly south of Porters Heights ski field, near Coleridge Saddle, is the seldom-climbed Red Hill, 1641m. It sits a few kilometres…

Distance
4.38km to summit
Time
2-3hr to summit
Grade
Moderate

Kakepuku Track, Kakepuku Mountain Historic Reserve

Winding around the forestedflanks of an extinct volcano to a formidable pā site, the highlight of the Kakepuku Track is the views that extend all the way to Mt…

Distance
5.9km
Time
2hr return
Grade
Easy