madpom

Pommy possumer @ no.fixed.abode

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Tailings Hut Garston Ski Hut 03/05/17 Hokitika Kaniere Water Race Track Lake Kaniere Blue Duck at the Tyndall / Styx confluence Arahura Valley from Mt Harman Pope-Browning Pass - looking down the Wilberforce Upper Taipo Forks - Pope's Pass & Mt Harman Upper Taipo towards Pope Pass Taipo River track to Julia Hut Dry Creek

Little Kyeburn Huts

Two ex-musteters huts beside the Little Kyenurn River on the boundary of Oteake. The bunkroom is rough but the cookhouse was restored in 2007. No beds in the cookhouse but table & chairs and you can sling your mattress on ...   More ▶︎

NZ Coast to Coast walks

A list of documented coast to coast walks in NZ   More ▶︎
Coast to Coast: Christchurch to Hokitika

Coast to Coast: Christchurch to Hokitika

An tale of a crossing of the South Island from Waikuku Beach north of Christchurch to Hokitika.   More ▶︎
Coast to Coast: Kaikoura to Karamea - part 2

Coast to Coast: Kaikoura to Karamea - part 2

Part two of a coast-to-coast journey across the north of the South Island.   More ▶︎
Coast to Coast: Kaikoura to Karamea - part 1

Coast to Coast: Kaikoura to Karamea - part 1

Part one of a coast to coast across the top of the South Island. 14 days of track and route walking, all on public land or approved tracks. The route crosses a huge variety of country, including the Seaward Kaikouras, ...   More ▶︎
Upper Burn Hut

Upper Burn Hut

Private Hunter Valley Station hut in the upper High Burn. Hunter Valley own or lease two flats up this valley which they use fro grazing cattle. The bush below and between is crown (DOC) land. Both flats have huts on them. ...   More ▶︎

Ross Hut

8 bunk hut in the head of Ross Creek in the Eyre Mountains. Previously listed in DOCs South Island Backcountry Huts, but now dropped from the official list. The hut, however, remains. A wonderful historic hut framed with hand-split native timber, ...   More ▶︎

A Total Tararua Traverse

The length of the Tararuas via the pointy bits, from the Manawatu Gorge at Woodville to the Rimutaka Hill Road summit. A true watershed traverse would head from Punga Hut over Ngawhakarara to the Mangahao Road summit (a nightamer of ...   More ▶︎

North Tararua (Hardings Park) Tracks

Tracks,routes and cut stoat lines in the area between South Range Road and the Mangahao. A mixture of GPS created files, GPX data from WAMS, and traces from maps.   More ▶︎

Madpom's Kaimanawa-Kaweka NS traverse

A north-south trip down the main range through the Kaimanawas and Kawekas. See the associated route guide (track) for details This GPX file is my variant of the true Kaweka 'main ridge' trip. The route I took dropped off to explore some ...   More ▶︎

Kaweka Main Ridge - NS Traverse

A north-south trip down the main divide through the Kaimanawas and Kawekas. The east-west watershed actually runs through private land to the west of the Ngaruroro. As such this leg of my 'main divide' trip follows 'the highest range' rather than ...   More ▶︎
The Kaweka Main Range - a NS traverse

The Kaweka Main Range - a NS traverse

A Kaimanawa-Kaweka traverse from Rangataiki to the Gentle Annie (Napier-Taihape) summit. 5-10 days of good track-tramping through the beech & manuka forest, vividly coloured sub-alpine ridges and barren rocky tops of the Kaimanawa and Kaweka Range. This route formed one leg of ...   More ▶︎
madpom
Member since 7 January 20077 January 2007
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