Walking Guides - Nick Singleton and John Fitch
Ease into the 8 over 800m challenge by knocking off Mt Fitzgerald and Mt Sinclair along Te Ara Pataka. Your guides, who came up with this brilliant challenge, will lead you on a unique route starting at Nick’s front gate and climbing to the Fitzgerald Summit via a remote back road and across his neighbours farms. Stroll along Te Ara Pataka to Mt Sinclair and then get off-piste to the summit. Loop back down again via more farms and remote roads! (Postponed to Sunday 4th November if weather severe)
Duration: 6-8 hours - walk climbs about 800m
Walk length: 15kms
Walk Difficulty: ROUTE - unformed and rough surface with prolonged up and down
Wear sturdy walking boots. Bring lunch, snacks, water bottle, sun hat, sunscreen, layered clothing including polyprop top and leggings, hat, gloves, and waterproof jacket.