AK Section - Girdlestone/Tahurangi Trip
Climb Girdlestone or Tahurangi
Trip Coordinator: Ant Stead
Climb the Turoa side of Mt Ruapehu. Head up to the highest point in the North Island (Tahurangi Peak).
Also a chance to get out the rope and climb Girdlestone Peak. Argubly the coolest peak on Ruapehu.
We will be staying up the mountain at the Massey University Alpine Club Hut. Located near the top of the road leading to the Turoa ski feild. Which can be driven to, featuring power, water, flush toilets, fully equipped kitchen, coal burning fireplace and mattresses.
Signup info on our website http://www.aucklandclimber.org.nz/new-events/2019/girdlestone-tahurangi-mt-ruapehu
Photo: from the Auckland Section Facebook page
27 September 2019 - 29 September 2019