V-Notch Pass (from head of Ahuriri)
OTMC Tramping Trip Programme (Summer 2016/17)

All trips subject to alteration - please check with leader listed, particulary Sunday trips

The trip cost for every participant on weekend trips using rental vans + additional private transport is as indicated on the printed trip card, payable only to the Treasurer in advance.
The trip cost shown for day trips is payable to the driver at the time.
The cost listed on the trip card is a guide only and may vary due to fuel pricing.
Non-member surcharge is an additional $12-00 for all weekend and longer trips.

Day trips depart the OTMC Clubrooms (3 Young St) at 9am (turn up by 8.50am) unless noted below.

Please read the trip notes for Day and Weekend Trips before signing up or attending trips


NOVEMBER 2016  Trip Grade  Leader Phone
5-6 Dumb Bell Lake (Lake Ohau) M/F Wayne Hodgkinson 473 0950
6 Ben Rudd's - Rhododendrons E Alan Thomson 455 7878
12 (Saturday) Mountain Biking Otago Peninsula Inlets & Tracks Cycle Richelle Adams 476 1302
13 The Grand Skyline Traverse F Antony Pettinger 473 7924
19-20 Kepler Track (In One Day) FE Richard Forbes 453 1327
20 Timber Gully (Lower Lammerlaws) 8.30am Start M Kathy Woodrow 455 4673
26-27 Manapouri Kayaking M Rose Colhoun 021 1513791
26 (Saturday) Mihiwaka / Mt Chalmers / Mt Kettle E/M Alan Thomson 455 7878
27 Friends Hill (The Long Way Round) M Jane Cloete 467 2328
DECEMBER
4 Alternative way to Sutton Salt Lake E Lucy Jones 471 9228
10-11 Camp Iona Social Trip (camp fee $17.25 per night) Social Gene Dyett & Ray McAliece 455 7465 or 454 4211
10 (Saturday) West of Swampy Ridge M Jan Burch 027 4554559
11 Bethunes Gully - Pine Hill - Palmers Quarry E/M Fieke Neuman 473 7535
17-18 Beech Hut (Eyre Mountains) All Sarah Chisnall 467 2812
18 Tunnels Track to Eucalypt Spur (via river...) M Antony Pettinger 473 7924
28-3 (Xmas Trip) Kahurangi National Park (7 Days) M/F Sue Williams 021 712606
         
JANUARY 2017       
12 (Thursday) First Club night for 2017      
15 Sea To Summit Bushbash M Gordon Tocher 477 8944
21 Leith Saddle Track (Burns Track) E Peter Loeber 477 4895
21-23 Huxley / Temple (via V-Notch Pass (3 Day Trip) All Wayne Hodgkinson 473 0950
22 River Track (The Catlins) 8.00am start M Raewyn Duncan 487 8686
28 OTMC Open Day 2017   Committee  
29 OTMC Leith Saddle Open Day Walk E Committee  
         
FEBRUARY
4-6 (Waitangi Weekend - 3 Days) Broderick Pass All Richard Forbes 453 1327
5 Green Ridge to Pulpit Rock E Tomas Sobek 777 3047
11 (Saturday) Moa Flat Cycling (7.30am start) M Jane Cloete 467 2329
12 East of Flagstaff E Chris Handley 464 0199
14 (Tues evening) Bushcraft 2017 - Evening #1 I Antony Pettinger 473 7924
18-19 Mount Cook Area / Annette Plateau All Wayne Hodgkinson 470 0950
19 McNally Track E Janet Barclay 489 2598
21 Bushcraft 2017 - Evening #2 (Navigation) I Antony Pettinger 473 7924
25 (Saturday) Swampy Summit (Rustlers Ridge) E/M Sharen Rutherford 027 2291961
26 Bushcraft 2017 (Navigation Day - Flagstaff) I Antony Pettinger 473 7924
28 (Tues Evening) Bushcraft 2017 - Evening #3 I Antony Pettinger 473 7924
MARCH       
5 Bushcraft 2017 River Safety Day I Antony Pettinger 473 7924
5 Maungatua (up and down from Woodside) M Tomas Sobek 777 3047
7 (Tues Evening) Bushcraft 2017 - Final Evening I Antony Pettinger 473 7924
11-12 Bushcraft 2017 - Silver Peaks Weekend I Antony Pettinger 473 7924
11 (Saturday) Urban Adventure Town Belt Without Tracks E/M Antony Hamel 453 5240
12 Bull Creek to Akatore Estuary E/M Rob Seeley 472 7646
18-20 (Otago Anniversary 3 Day) East Matukituki All Rodger Clarkson 473 6053
19 To The Hermit's Cave M/F Jan Burch 027 4554559
25-26 Caples / Greenstone / Fraser Col All Wayne Hodgkinson 473 0950
26 Taieri Millenium Track M Peter Loeber 477 4895
         
APRIL        
1-2 Balmoral / Otekaike Track M Jane Cloete 467 2329
2 Leith Valley - Waitati - North East Valley Cycle Cycle Rose Colhoun 021 1513791
8 (Saturday) Nicols Creek to Ben Rudd's M Rodger Clarkson 473 6053
9 Cloud Forest / Escarpment Track M Tony Timperley 473 7257
14-18 (Easter - 4 or 5 days) Makarora Area M-C Antony Pettinger 473 7924
16 Crater Lake (Taieri Ridge) 8.30am start M Alan Thomson 455 7878
30 Off Track Wander Below Sandymount M Christine Hopkins 478 0040
MAY       
6-7 Gunn's Camp (Hollyford) All Contact Chief Guide 473 0950
7 Government Track All David Bunn 453 4227
13-14 Pathway to the OTC / OTMC Centenary - 10th Anniversary Celebration of (new) Jubilee Hut All Antony Pettinger 473 7924