madpom

Pommy possumer @ no.fixed.abode

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Not The Routeburn

Scott Creek to The Divide via Kay Creek, Death Valley, Double Barrel Creek, The Fraser, Emily Basin, Emily Pass, Lake MacKenzie and a little bit of the Routeburn Track.   More ▶︎

Not The Routeburn

A six-passes, seven catchments trip through the Humboldt Mountains from Glenorchy to The Divide. Note that for access from Double Barrel to the Fraser Pass I would not recommend taking the 'shortcut' route indicated here, but would instead follow Double Barrel ...   More ▶︎
Not The Routeburn

Not The Routeburn

A six-passes trip through the Humboldt Mountains from Glenorchy to the Milford Road. Six untracked rocky passes. Seven little-visited catchments. The dying remnants of glaciation in the range.   More ▶︎

Matukituki to Paradise by roads less travelled

A rough, tough crossing from Raspberry Flat (Aspiring Road, Wanaka) to the Earnslaw Burn (Glenorchy-Paradise road) via Shotover Saddle, Lochnagar, Lennox Pass.   More ▶︎
Matukituki to Paradise by roads less travelled

Matukituki to Paradise by roads less travelled

A rough, tough crossing from Raspberry Flat (Aspiring Road, Wanaka) to the Earnslaw Burn (Glenorchy-Paradise road) via Shotover Saddle, Lochnagar, Lennox Pass. This is the latest leg in madpom's East Cape to West Cape traverse.   More ▶︎

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 ▶︎
madpom
Member since 7 January 20077 January 2007
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