Tararua Tramping Club
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Welcome to the Tararua Tramping Club and to our web site. If you are interested in outdoor activities, conservation issues, or simply need some healthy exercise and want to meet some friendly people, we may have what you're looking for.
Established in 1919, TTC is the longest established tramping club in Wellington. Our membership is over 600. We are one of some 300 outdoor recreational clubs and societies affiliated to the national body, Federated Mountain Clubs of New Zealand.
Although tramping is our most popular activity, there are many other ways you can enjoy yourself with the club, including family trips, snow sports, day walks, conservation. biking, youth programme and climbing and mountaineering. Have a look at our activities page for more details. ...
Our schedule is packed with all kinds of trips, all year round.
Michael Taylor bequest
Please read about the Michael Taylor bequest. Applications are open now.
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Last year Diana Barnes took part in an FMC walking and tramping trip in Scotland. The itinerary included visits to the isles of Arran and Skye, the beautiful Glen Affric and the Cairngorms, and a traverse of the 96-mile West Highland Way, taking in Britainís largest lake, Loch Lomond, walks along 18th century military roads, and the famed bluebells of Scotland.
After having his right hip replaced, Peter Laurenson climbed Aoraki Mount Cook in November 2012 to mark reaching fifty. Peter is a photographer who has won NZAC awards and author of the book Occasional Climber: A journey to Mount Clarity which explores parallels between climbing in the mountains and the reflections of a fifty year old grappling with lifeís issues.
Be a great tramper, follow the Minimum Impact Code