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Lake Angelus Camera
Posted: Saturday 6 May 2023 by Chris

Mountain Safety Council has introduced the first of remote mountain cameras, being Lake Angelus camera which overlooks the basin and hut.

This is a great resource for people tramping along Robert Ridge Route to Angelus Hut.


Camera can be viewed here.

Source: Mountain Safety Council

Taranaki Track Upgrades
Posted: Sunday 12 December 2021 by Chris


The Taranaki Crossing is a project within the Egmont National Park, connecting and upgrading a series of walking tracks on the maunga.

A total of 25 km of tracks will be improved – creating a mix of short walks, day walks and the foundation for a multi-day walking experience at Taranaki Maunga.  Also an upgrade or replacement of the Pouakai Hut.


Taranaki Crossing project details

DOC info for COVID-19
Posted: Sunday 17 May 2020 by Chris

The Department of Conservation has put together information on what you can do regarding DOC facilities, huts, campsites, etc at the current Covid-19 alert level in New Zealand.


DOC's Covid-19 Response

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