Videos and Slide Shows

The TTC inspired productions by Key movies and Hobbit films are now starting to be made available on line:

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Name Minutes Content On line
Hobbit Knocks-off Mt Doom 10 A long awaited happening but with 5 other TTC members did get there but what a struggle for the ancient Hobbit!!!!!

Yes

Whirinaki Track 14 A long 7 hour walk from Plateau Road to Minginui on the Whirinaki Forest passing through magnificent forest on good track.

Yes

Crater Lake 12 A fairly long one day walk up and back down Mount Ruapehu to have lunch overlooking the Crater Lake - no use of the chairlifts allowed

Yes

Kaimai 8 A moderate three day tramp from Te Aroha via Tui Saddle, Waitwheta Hut, Daly's Clearing and the Mangakino Pack Track back to Te Aroha

Yes

Mangamate Hut & Kakanui Stream 5 A wet overnighter in the Whirinaki spending the night at Mangamate Hut and more time in rivers and streams than on dry land

Yes

Mangatepopo Oturere and Waihohonu 15 Winter tramp over Red Crater, overnight in Oturere Hut then out via Waihohonu

Yes

Ngauruhoe and the Hobbit 10 A TTC saga of how life in general and the weather treated the TTC Hobbit in attempts to get to the top of Ngauruhoe

Yes

Pinnacles Ridge 5 An attempt by the TTC over-achieving pensioners, plus friends, to get to the ski-area at the top of the Bruce Road via the Whakapapa and Pinnacles Ridges from the Chateau.

Yes

Pukekaikiore Tama 12 A long, hard one day tramp from Mangatepopo car park outwards on the Alpine Crossing track then up between Ngauruhoe and Pukekaikiore through some of the roughest scoria in the North Island.  Off track section then used passing above the "Cricket Pitch" then exit via the Upper and Lower Tama Lakes.

Yes

River safety 20 A day's training on how to deal with river crossings - assess the need to cross, where to cross and not cross, shallow water and deep water. See the water babies.

Yes

Waihora Waihaha 12 A hard over-nighter or very hard one day tramp in the Pureora from Waihora stopping overnight at Waihaha Hut then an easy second day out to Western Bays Road

Yes

Taranaki Falls 14 Filmed by our erstwhile Japanese visitors a few years back - many very recognisable trampers.

Yes

Nine walks in nine weeks 1 Linda Pugh's entry to Air NZ competition to do all nine Great Walks

Yes

Deep Creek Reefton 5 A short tramp with a good swing bridge

Yes