7 Feb 2009

Missing tramper found

1:51 pm on 7 February 2009

A tramper missing overnight north of Wellington has been found.

Keryn Dixon, 25, made contact by radio on Friday after becoming lost in the Otaki Forks tramping area.

A helicopter spotted her near the Waitatapea Stream at about 12.30pm on Saturday.

She is reported to be in good health and back with family members.