40 something, tramping since my teens in wellington, started in the tararua's, tramped around most areas of nz.
currently do anything from day walks up to week long trips just about anywhere in NZ.
Tramping gear reviewer for Sportzhub.com
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waynowskiwaynowski added the photograph, cascade saddle 28 February 201828 February.
waynowskiwaynowski added the photograph, Cobb Valley Bridge Destroyed by Cyclone 21 February 201821 February.
Cobb Valley Bridge Destroyed by Cyclone Gita
waynowskiwaynowski discussed Rahui being urged for Waitakere Range 21 December 201721 December.
Threat of extinction from kauri dieback could see Govt stepping in to close Waitakere Ranges http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11964160
waynowskiwaynowski discussed Sir Edund Hillary passed away nearly 10 years ago 12 December 201712 December.
I saw countless people lining the streets on January 22nd, in silence paying their last respects as the funeral procession ...
waynowskiwaynowski discussed What did you do this weekend? 11 December 201711 December.
jammed in a two hour local walk in between domestics and ovetime work
waynowskiwaynowski added the photograph, Sir Ed HIllary's funeral procession 9 December 20179 December.
Sir Ed Hillary's funeral procession. 22 january 2008 Total silence was observed by the crowd.
waynowskiwaynowski discussed Doc booking system contagious 5 December 20175 December.
same as the route to powell hut that went over "pig flat" through all the mud,,, which has now been filled ...
waynowskiwaynowski added the photograph, bowen falls 25 November 201725 November.
waynowskiwaynowski discussed Rain jackets for Routeburn track 6 November 20176 November.
the rab kinetic is actually waterproof
waynowskiwaynowski discussed looking for a fellow tramper 27 October 201727 October.
all comes down to the weather on the day
waynowskiwaynowski discussed Buy Real Passport,Birth certificate,( lusong255@gm 17 October 201717 October.
hover your mouse over the bottom of the post and click "flag this post" and the admin will sort it ...
waynowskiwaynowski discussed DOC vehicles sabotaged 29 September 201729 September.
https://www.stuff.co.nz/environment/97389645/department-of-conservation-calls-in-police-after-alleged-vehicle-tampering The Department of Conservation (DOC) says its vehicles have been tampered with in what's thought to be an effort to
waynowskiwaynowski discussed Which is the best water filter to buy 15 September 201715 September.
water filters are made in places like america where they are paranoid about filtering water when its not always necessary. friend ...
waynowskiwaynowski discussed Great walk in-season track closure 12 September 201712 September.
DOC set their standards on the routeburn and great walks in summer for people who have a low level of ...
waynowskiwaynowski discussed When to branch a thread 10 September 201710 September.
We have the branch topic option to avoid a thread endlessly going off topic. It's confusing when there is a ...
waynowskiwaynowski discussed great walks fees for foreigners up to double price 6 September 20176 September.
the interesting thing is you cant make money from video shot in national parks without their approval, and possibly a ...
waynowskiwaynowski discussed Army tragedy on Mt Ruapehu - new details revealed 4 September 20174 September.
this has gone off topic, start another thread if you want to go into detail about teh military in other ...
waynowskiwaynowski discussed Tongariro rescue 23 July 201723 July.
extremely lucky to have cell phone coverage, thats the exception rather than the rule in the mountains
waynowskiwaynowski discussed DoC to charge visitors more on Great Walks 28 June 201728 June.
doc are supposed to charge a penalty fee for people turning up without a booking and its double the normal ...
waynowskiwaynowski discussed planning meeting for new powell hut 26 June 201726 June.
theres a couple of DOC public consultgation meetings happening about the upgrade to powell hut, one in Porirua, one in ...
waynowskiwaynowski discussed Remarkables National Park ... FMC 25 June 201725 June.
the heliskiing companies operate in there as well.
waynowskiwaynowski discussed Wilding pines 25 June 201725 June.
abel tasmans problem is a drop in the bucket of the NZ wide problem isnt it? a lot of paid ...
waynowskiwaynowski discussed Hapūakohe Range: Hapuakohe walkway 12 June 201712 June.
It does, of waikato farmland. and some very slippery up and down sections with mud at this time of year.
waynowskiwaynowski discussed Now they want the Wangapeka 12 June 201712 June.
well cyclists see a different part of nz, if they dont get off the main highways thats what they will ...
waynowskiwaynowski discussed new barier fence at Flock hill 5 June 20175 June.
Divisive high country fence likely to get ratepayer funds following delay http://www.stuff.co.nz/environment/93345969/divisive-high-country-fence-likely-to-get-ratepayer-funds-following-delay
waynowskiwaynowski discussed Govt accepts bid to protect pupu Spring 5 June 20175 June.
Govt accepts bid to protect famously clear Te Waikoropupu Spring in Golden Bay http://beta.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11869866 One of the clearest freshwater springs in
waynowskiwaynowski discussed bivy bags 27 May 201727 May.
water permeable membranes and laminates vary up to ten times in how much moisture they let through , a cheap ...
waynowskiwaynowski discussed Why Cotton Kills, A Technical Explanation 23 May 201723 May.
yeah I havent owned any cotton pants since I was a teen. three teens were lost in kahurangi in winter, ...
waynowskiwaynowski discussed Why Cotton Kills, A Technical Explanation 22 May 201722 May.
"He was wearing all cotton, which is the worst fabric for cold, wet weather. The weather just got the best ...
waynowskiwaynowski discussed Pouakai Crossing $3.4m upgrade 21 May 201721 May.
i have nothing else to say about teh current govt than expletives, theres little good about what they are doing ...
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