Been tramping and hunting since at college in the 1960s, mainly in the Tararuas. Worked for the NZFS as a culler and then as a field officer in various places in the north and South Islands.
Also with doc, retiring after 41 years in NZFS/doc.

Get out, mainly hunting in the tararuas and ruahines, sometimes in the South Island

With a group of fellow ex NZFS hunters and hut builders, am managing several NZFS type huts in the Tararua and Haurangi ranges(Arete Forks, Carkeek, Mid Waiohine, Mid King bivy, McGregor bivy, Dundas and Pararaki hut)

Our facebook Page for the group is

Setup and manage a website of the NZ Deer Cullers Inc, an organisation of ex government deer cullers. Website is http://www.nzdeercullers.org.nz

Table Ridge

Table Ridge

Located in the upper Waingawa valley - Tararua Forest Park. Route over the Table Ridge tops between Cow creek and Arete Forks. From the ridge top Table Ridge can be easily traversed to Brockett and then over Mitre of west ...   More ▶︎
Waingawa Track

Waingawa Track

This is a non maintained route leading from Arete Forks up to the point of Waingawa 1420 Metres.The route meets the ridge top 300 metres west of Waingawa. This was an access track developed by the NZ Forest Service for the ...   More ▶︎
Waiohine Pinnacle track

Waiohine Pinnacle track

Gives access from Arete Forks to Waiohine Pinnacles on Tarn Ridge Ascends Pinnacle Spur from the Arete Stream Junction   More ▶︎
Arete Sidle track

Arete Sidle track

Track between Cow Creek Hut and Arete Forks hut in the Upper Waingawa valley in Tararua Forest Park.   More ▶︎
Member since 25 July 201325 July 2013
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