25+ years tramping (anything/anywhere). I also go underground, play in the snow and sometimes lug a rifle around to harvest some of the free venison wandering the hills.
stuntedstunted discussed Ruapehu RTM
21 September 201721 September.
Was also on the mountain last weekend. Not much in the way of snow fall till Sunday night then it ...
stuntedstunted discussed DOC incidents and abuse
11 May 201711 May 2017.
Didn't see any mention of DOC workers being smothered by bureaucracy.....
stuntedstunted discussed Unknown Col
24 February 201724 February 2017.
Has anyone been over Unknown Col (between the North Mathias River and Unknown Stream) in summer conditions? Route guides describe a
stuntedstunted discussed Mangahoa river to Dundas via Triangle Knob
5 November 20155 November 2015.
Have been up it twice and down once in the last five years and can't remember there being any issues. ...
stuntedstunted discussed Unusual Hut Finds or UHF
21 April 201521 April 2015.
Raise you 2 condoms still in packet at Cedar Flats hut. Have found the odd beer and once an unopened ...
stuntedstunted discussed Tama Lakes to Waihohonu Hut
7 October 20147 October 2014.
Dropping down to the Upper Tama Lake is easy, sort of down sidle down sidle, lots of little trails to ...
stuntedstunted discussed Mt Taranaki, Saturday
28 July 201428 July 2014.
Great day on Ruapehu too. Frozen snow = excellent cramponing conditions. Sunny all day with a cold breeze (not strong ...
22 January 201422 January 2014.
Yep, really good weather and amasing how quickly you can cover the ground on those sort of tracks. Big range ...
stuntedstunted discussed all gas removed from rangi hut, ruahines
12 December 201312 December 2013.
Just a heads up that the gas cooking has been removed from rangiwahia hut in the ruahines. There is still ...
18 October 201318 October 2013.
When following the Mill Road (gravel road) you will get to an area where there is a small old hut/building/shed
12 April 201312 April 2013.
Pleased to hear the old track up the Julia Stream has been reopened. Came down that quite a few years ...
stuntedstunted discussed RE: Feb 2013 Douglas Landsborough Mueller Pass ...
19 October 201219 October 2012.
Quite a long time ago we came over douglas pass, hardest bit was getting up off the morain to climb
stuntedstunted discussed RE: DOC open for trade
26 March 201226 March 2012.
Probably see more on the conservation side of things like the Genesis Whio deal. Although who knows might start see ...
stuntedstunted discussed RE: Removal of the Mid Pohangina swingbridge
20 March 201220 March 2012.
At the time of the removal of the swing bridge the track was to be re-routed to a more suitable/accessable
stuntedstunted discussed RE: Oriwa Biv
20 February 201220 February 2012.
Haven't been there since the biv was removed but it is a relatively straight forward walk along the ridge from ...
stuntedstunted discussed Lewis Pass questions
13 February 201213 February 2012.
I am planning a trip in the Lewis Pass area and have a couple of questions. Has anyone travelled the ...
stuntedstunted discussed RE: search and rescue
21 December 201121 December 2011.
Search and Rescue does not charge for its services so people call for help before the siutation becomes really dire
stuntedstunted commented on the hut, Mangahao Flats Hut
9 November 20119 November 2011.
20min or so downstream from Mangahao Flats hut the track splits, giving a wet feet option that requires crossing the ...
stuntedstunted discussed RE: Blister Prevention
20 July 201020 July 2010.
I used to get pressure blisters around my toes but eventually figured out that whenever I got a new pair ...