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FMC pushing for public access to Twizel’s backyard

Omahau Hills, the “Port Hills” of Twizel are currently going through the tenure review process. FMC is pushing for increased public access including a low-level track linking Twizel with […]

FMC to Support Packrafting

FMC is pleased to announce that Packrafting has been chosen as the supported pursuit for FMC’s 2017/18 Outdoor Community campaign.  This campaign was initiated in 2015 to identify and enhance […]

Dreams for a ‘The Remarkables National Park’ reignited

A long-held dream, a national park that celebrates and preserves the dry highlands of Otago and Southland, has been reignited today as the Federated Mountain Clubs, with support from Forest […]

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Get the Great Walk/Ride into Blackball...

Awesome to see Blackball gearing up to make the most of the new Paparoa Great Walk. In an ideal world the walk/ride would end with a sweet single track almost to the door of the Blackball Hilton...not to a gravel road-end 5km's away. We need to make development work for locals and tourists.

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