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Mt Enys - Finally!

Mt Enys - Finally!

An account of our 4 attempts to climb Mt Enys directly via Deadman Spur.   More ▶︎

Annavale Circuit from Benmore Hut

A new track enabling a circuit as a day trip or an easy weekend trip. Plenty of tracks to explore around the hut too.   More ▶︎
Gunsight Pass

Gunsight Pass

With a couple of spare days in South Canterbury the forecast gale nor'westerlies and heavy rain on the main divide did not bode well.  We settled on the Temple Valley as a good overnight tramping option, being east enough to ...   More ▶︎
Day walks for Alert Level 3

Day walks for Alert Level 3

As we head into Alert Level 3, Government advice supports day works on easy trails. Alrighty then! Here's some iso inspo.   More ▶︎
An Unexpected Ascent of Mt Taylor

An Unexpected Ascent of Mt Taylor

A day trip to climb the highest peak in the Canterbury foothills.   More ▶︎

Croisilles Hill, Marborough Sounds

A day trip for our top of the topo's project from Okiwi Bay.   More ▶︎
Double Crossing of Mt Thomas into the Pinchgut Hut

Double Crossing of Mt Thomas into the Pinchgut Hut

Weekend trip in recent snow with the Okuku River running too high for people to cross it and stay at Pinchgut Hut. So guaranteed bunk space.   More ▶︎

Sandfly point to Milford

Independent travel from Sandfly point to Milford, Milford track.   More ▶︎

Camping on the Milford track.

Looking to recreate a tramp we did 30 yrs ago, we did the track and camped 500 plus meters each night ( as is allowed by Doc) cannot find a boat operator who will take us to Glade wharf without ...   More ▶︎

the tardy bird gets the worm..

Three of us were running late on our last day of a trip into Adventure Ridge,in the Toaroha catchment.It was meant to be a circuit,up to 1500m on Mt Reeves,contour round to Genoa Peak & exit via Pinnacle Biv & ...   More ▶︎
Mt Enys - Finally!

Mt Enys - Finally!

An account of our 4 attempts to climb Mt Enys directly via Deadman Spur.   More ▶︎

Annavale Circuit from Benmore Hut

A new track enabling a circuit as a day trip or an easy weekend trip. Plenty of tracks to explore around the hut too.   More ▶︎
Gunsight Pass

Gunsight Pass

With a couple of spare days in South Canterbury the forecast gale nor'westerlies and heavy rain on the main divide did not bode well.  We settled on the Temple Valley as a good overnight tramping option, being east enough to ...   More ▶︎
Day walks for Alert Level 3

Day walks for Alert Level 3

As we head into Alert Level 3, Government advice supports day works on easy trails. Alrighty then! Here's some iso inspo.   More ▶︎
An Unexpected Ascent of Mt Taylor

An Unexpected Ascent of Mt Taylor

A day trip to climb the highest peak in the Canterbury foothills.   More ▶︎

Croisilles Hill, Marborough Sounds

A day trip for our top of the topo's project from Okiwi Bay.   More ▶︎
Double Crossing of Mt Thomas into the Pinchgut Hut

Double Crossing of Mt Thomas into the Pinchgut Hut

Weekend trip in recent snow with the Okuku River running too high for people to cross it and stay at Pinchgut Hut. So guaranteed bunk space.   More ▶︎

Sandfly point to Milford

Independent travel from Sandfly point to Milford, Milford track.   More ▶︎

Camping on the Milford track.

Looking to recreate a tramp we did 30 yrs ago, we did the track and camped 500 plus meters each night ( as is allowed by Doc) cannot find a boat operator who will take us to Glade wharf without ...   More ▶︎

the tardy bird gets the worm..

Three of us were running late on our last day of a trip into Adventure Ridge,in the Toaroha catchment.It was meant to be a circuit,up to 1500m on Mt Reeves,contour round to Genoa Peak & exit via Pinnacle Biv & ...   More ▶︎