Kōrero: Mountaineering

Tararua Tramping Club

Tararua Tramping Club

Climbing and tramping clubs encouraged New Zealanders into the mountains as amateur climbers. The first local club was the Tararua Tramping Club, which organised trips south in the Christmas holidays. This group of club members is at Malte Brun Hut on an expedition to the central Southern Alps in 1922.

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Tararua Tramping Club, Arch Smith Collection
Photograph by Arch Smith

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

John Wilson, 'Mountaineering - Clubs and huts', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/10503/tararua-tramping-club (accessed 20 May 2022)

He kōrero nā John Wilson, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007, updated 1 Feb 2017