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Lewis Pass - Spenser Mountains


Refer to What you need to bring, Pickup Directions and Maps, Trip Emergency / Delay handling and Cleaning Gear

You are not booked on a multiday tramp until you have done all of the following :

1. Contacted the leader and received his / her OK to join the tramp

2. Booked in online using the below booking form. Any questions, contact our bookings person on

3. Paid the trip fee into the ATC bank account 02-0100-0024675-000 quoting your name, the trip number and "Weekend"

Saturday 22 February 2020

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Duration: Saturday 22 February 2020 to Monday 2 March 2020 (10 days)
This trip is now full - contact Andrew for more information
Grade: Medium Fit

A loose figure 8 loop starting and finishing at Lewis Pass criss-crossing the Spenser Mountains in southern Nelson Lakes National Park and the St James Conservation Area including the following passes: Three Tarns, Enid, Thompson, D’Urville.

Time, conditions, and inclination allowing, we may also scramble up Gloriana and/or Faerie Queen.

Some long days and reasonably arduous alpine terrain anticipated so good fitness, ice axe and crampons/spikes required. Robust (ie mountain-worthy) tents to be carried.

Leader: Andrew Murdoch Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Ph 021 489 206
Transport: Fly to Christchurch Saturday February 22, returning on Monday March 2 late afternoon. Local transport via shuttle
Cost: To be advised later
Change: Trips are weather dependent and subject to change
Booking: Trip Nº 1781
Please quote: Weekend + [your name] + Trip Nº with on-line payments.