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Got To Get Out: Pinnacles Overnight Hike

Got To Get Out: Pinnacles Overnight Hike

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When:

  • Sat 21 May ’16 – Sun 22 May ’16, 8:00am – 5:00pm

Where:

The Raw Kitchen, 267 Ponsonby road, Auckland CBD

Restrictions:

R15

Ticket Information:

  • General Admission: $104.98

Got To Get Out (GTGO) is a Kiwi owned adventure group that is all about getting people outdoors, into nature, making new friends and seeing the world! It is all happening on our facebook page, www.facebook.com/gottogetout and www.gottogetout.com

The Pinnacles, Coromandel is a 'must do' in Auckland and you are invited to join the Got To Get Out crew as we hit this overnight hike for the second time!

Just $99 includes everything except your food and gear for the trip.

Check out the photos from last time here: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.684131275020385.1073741839.602113976555449&type=3

This hike is of moderate-hard intensity (about 4 or so hours each way with packs). If you are a first time hiker or concerned about your fitness, please get in touch before the event date.

We stay the night in a really comfortable DOC hut that has space for a whopping 80 people. We cook together, enjoy some banter, then head home after a hot soak in the nearby hot springs.This trek is not to be missed.

Info:
We will depart Auckland city around 8.30am, stop off and hear an insightful presentation about natural wildlife.

Then we hike to the Pinnacles D.O.C hut, drop bags, then hit the summit for sunset!
Dinner together and good times, then head home on the Sunday via the hot pools in Miranda to relax on the way home.

We then end up at headquarters (Chapel Bar) for a debrief on Sunday afternoon around 6pm.

Included in the special GTGO price of just $99 is:
- Return van from Auckland
- D.O.C hut payment
- Professional guides
- Some beers on us(!) thanks to DB Export (you have to carry them in though!)
- Pizza at Chapel Bar & Bistro on Sunday
- Macpac discount that you can use up to the event day.

Hot pools separate (normally $13)

What you need to bring:
- Boots / sturdy walking shoes
- Pack (no more than 10kg, around 50L to include everything)
- plastic pack liner
- jacket / wet weather gear (must be waterproof - expect us to check these)
- change of clothing (evening / sleeping wear / Chapel wear)
- Food: snacks for walking (two days), 1 x dinner, 1 x breakfast
- Cooking / eating utensils and cups
- something to share (chocolate or home baking!)
- all personal medication
- first aid kit recommended
- water (1.5l bottle or hydration bladder)

Room for up to 30 people.

Check out: ttp://www.doc.govt.nz/parks-and-recreation/places-to-go/coromandel/places/coromandel-forest-park/things-to-do/kauaeranga-kauri-trail/

Please join the GTGO group at www.facebook.com/gottogetout to find out about other events or to ask any questions.

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