Golden Oldies Week

Calling all older club members – past or present – the Oldies Week is on August 21-24 this year.
Karen and Graham Sharp (07 3087901) will be leading the charge this year; make sure you book a bed with Julie ( or 07 308934).
Sounds like a great week to get up into the club and out on the slopes!


Whakapapa Oversnow Shuttle

Whakapapa Oversnow Shuttle

Passing on the following RAL message….might need some more snow for us though…

Mt Ruapehu is offering an over snow shuttle / taxi service to and from Club Lodges at Whakapapa that have over-snow access again for 2015. This service will start running as soon as snow conditions allow and will be announced on the Whakapapa snow report.

Please see below for the full details. This information is also available on the Mt Ruapehu website, please share the link with your club members with enquiries:

PRICE: (One Trip)
Adult $25
Youth $15
Family $45 (2 adults + up to 3 children).
Children under 5 (0-4 years) go free.
Please note there is a 1 x bag and 1 x skis/board limit per person.
EFTPOS ONLY – no cash.

Masters Week

MASTERS WEEK (some people say ‘Old Farts’ week, but not me…)

If you are in the senior age set celebrate the clubs 60th anniversary with others at the Whakapapa Mountain Club MASTERS week from Sunday 17 to Wednesday 20 August. RAL Seniors Week (55 years or older) goes from Sunday to Friday.

You can even book your own bag boy to carry your gear up to the hut!

Book your bunk and get more details from with Shirley Dippie (07 3070992 or

Club Hoodie


To all Whakapapa Mountain Club Members,

In honour of the 60th anniversary of the Whakapapa Mountain Club the Junior Club Captains, Haley and Tallulah, have designed a high quality embroidered hoodie.

It would be awesome if everyone got behind us and supported the hut with these fabulous hoodies!

Price: $75.00 -payments cash or cheque only. Please pay either Haley or Tallulah

Orders and payments must be in by July 14th, 2014. Ring Haley on 07-308-9349 / or Tallulah on 07-312-4512 / to place your order.

Thank you for contributing to the club!

Flyer Feb 2014


Kia ora everyone

Attached is our February flyer. 

Up coming work parties are:

Friday 7th – Sunday 9th March
Friday 11th – Sunday 13th April

Enjoy watching the Winter Olympics.


On behalf of the Whakapapa Mountain Club; celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2014


2014 Work Party Dates

2014-01Kia ora

The dates for the 2014 working parties are currently set for

Friday 7th – Sunday 9th February
Friday 7th – Sunday 9th March
Friday 11th – Sunday 13th April

See the attached flyer for more details