Trail Boss: Don Morrison Ph: 03 4492106 Email: email@example.com
Duration: 4 days (3 days walking plus Saturday) Meet: Tuesday 1st March. Limit: 40
$420 per walker
3 days of high country walking. Fully catered, sleeping in woolsheds and tents. Carry only day-packs. Good fitness required.
On this trail we are lucky to have the experience of local tramper Bill Bews who has helped set the trail and will be one of Don’s leaders.
Tuesday 1st March. Meet at Oamaru race course and bus to Mt Dasher Station woolshed – registration and dinner.
Wednesday. Tramp up to Scout Hill Hut. 14 km but rising 500m. Camp here for 2 nights.
Thursday. Starting with a descent we then do about a 20km loop around the top of Grassy Ridge, Siberia Hill and Mitchells hut.
Friday. Return to Mt Dasher Station via Bracken Brae Station.
Saturday. Pack up and head for Oamaru Race Course and the Grande Parade, markets, entertainment, dinner and hoe-down.