Welcome to the Home page of The Over Forties Tramping Club.

We are a tramping club, based in Christchurch, New Zealand, for trampers over forty years old.

With over 400 members, our club caters for all levels of tramping abilities running day trips on Wednesdays and Sundays, as well as base camps and back packing trips. As long as you can attain a reasonable standard of fitness, you'll be fine. We are not competitive, with the emphasis being on safe, friendly and enjoyable tramping.

Please have a look through our website and if you're interested in getting further information or joining, contact our Membership Officer via
email (on the "Contacts" page), or write to The Secretary, OFTC, PO Box 6505, Upper Riccarton, Christchurch 8442

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Wednesday 29th June G3 tramp is changed to Hinewai BP28 (variation). We will be going down East Track,Valley Track,Stones, Lisburn and South Track back to car park.Leave Femiehurst St 8am, please bring a gold coin donation for Hinewai. Would suggest gaiters and poles. $27 for drivers . Bernadette 0273707737
Good morning everyone. Unfortunately Bryan has tested positive to Covid this morning (Tuesday 28th June) so I cannot lead tomorrow. Sue is happy to co-lead if someone is prepared to lead. If someone would be willing to lead can they please call me and I can post it up. Very sorry.

Gr 2 Wednesday 29th Remember this week it’s the tramp originally listed on June 8th transferred due to maintenance issues with the gondola so see you all at Ashgrove Tce at 8.30am.
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