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Celebrating Outdoor Recreation: Canyoning

FMC last week launched a ‘Celebrating Outdoor Recreation’ campaign to connect with outdoor pursuits on the fringes of its core tramping and climbing constituency. The campaign will […]

Trampers We are Alive

Outdoor Recreation is the big mover in this year’s Active New Zealand survey, writes Peter Wilson

The recent Active New Zealand survey commissioned by Sport New Zealand supports FMC’s long-held […]

Backcountry Partnership Focus of FMC AGM 2015

FMC will be holding its Annual General Meeting on the 13th of June this year in Christchurch. The programme can be found here: FMC AGM 2015 Flyer

While the focus […]

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Volunteers deserve the best tools for the job they are doing. One tool in the toolbox is the scrubcutter. Check out our hutsandtracks.org.nz resources page to understand the requirements for scrubcutter use on public conservation land. ... See MoreSee Less

Check out our resources page for what you need to do to get set up to use scrub-cutters. Volunteers need the best tools for the job too. hutsandtracks.org.nz/resources/

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The worlds media has moved on, but our thoughts and prayers are still with our friends in Nepal. Your trekking and climbing holidays, means a lot to the Nepalese people, and helps justify the protection of nature in Nepal.

Start planning your trip of a lifetime to Nepal now. The FMC Travel Club is investigating offering further trips and the FMC office can also offer travel advice.
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Annapurna Circuit Trek. Annapurna circuit trek,guest from France. we want to inform you all, after the massive Earthquake 7.8 and 7.3 magnitude in Nepal, Annapurna region trek is safe for your trekking and Nepal is safe for travel.

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