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CANCELLED - Kaimais - Mini Weekend

  • 25 Sep 2021
  • 8:00 AM
  • 26 Sep 2021
  • 6:30 PM
  • Como St, Takapuna

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Cancelled due to Level 3 restrictions

Kaimais mini weekend: 25-26th September, Te Rereatukahia Hut

Leaving from Como St 8:00 am 25th September with pickup in Greenlane available

Te Rereatukahia Hut is a 12 bunk hut which requires 1 x Standard blue $5 DOC hut ticket but tents need to be carried as this is a non- bookable hut and a popular area for locals

Saturday morning we will drive down to Hot Springs Rd near Katikati and begin walking up the Tuahu Track.  At the junction with the North - South track we will head North enjoying great views to the East and West of the ranges to the hut at 650m elevation.

Sunday 26th September we will return back along the same track to the bus.  Hopefully we can talk the driver into stopping at KatiKati for a coffee or icecream on the way home.

Grading E/M (Carry overnight pack/gear/tent, Good track but uphill entire way)

This walk would be suitable for those wanting to experience an overnight trip to a hut.  The walk will take about 3 - 3.5 hours but is uphill the entire way so good level of fitness is required!

https://www.alltrails.com/explore/trail/new-zealand/bay-of-plenty/te-rereatukahia-hut-track?mobileMap=false&ref=sidebar-static-map

Organiser: Garry - 021 269 2196

Cost - $55.00 per member (exclusive of your own Blue standard $5 Doc  hut ticket - available from Bivouac Outdoor). Payment by 10 September please.

Driver - TBA

Possible option for fitter group to detour towards Motutapere hut and return to join main group or stay the night at Motutapere hut?


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" Please stay at home if you are feeling unwell or you have symptoms consistent with COVID-19.

 Please follow Government guidelines on self-isolating
https://www.health.govt.nz/our-work/diseases-and-conditions/covid-19-novel-coronavirus/covid-19-information-specific-audiences/guidelines-businesses-and-services

*  You are welcome to use your face mask and hand sanitiser. 
*  There are COVID-19 QR codes available for scanning as you enter the bus.

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