Love to tramp . Spend as much time in the Tararua and Ruahine as I can . Do a bit of volunteer pest control in the Rimutaka . Also enjoy mountain biking and diving .
GaitersGaiters discussed Camping, food and... possums
22 December 201722 December.
There is usually a nail sticking out of the rafters in a hut. I'll put all the food into a ...
GaitersGaiters discussed deer released into taranaki forests risking TB
27 October 201727 October 2017.
Just considered a highly prized trophy for deer hunters. They are considered more elusive than red. But they are not. ...
GaitersGaiters discussed Blogs
21 August 201721 August 2017.
Izogi has a good one
GaitersGaiters discussed Camping near Great Walks...
28 June 201728 June 2017.
The irony of the term 'freedom' camping whilst hiding in thick bush scared of being apprehended by someone for wanting ...
GaitersGaiters discussed Home dehydrating of tramping meals
5 June 20175 June 2017.
Cheers mate I'll be trying that one out.
GaitersGaiters discussed Fiordland or Nepal??
29 May 201729 May 2017.
Nice work man. Pity it was white out for you on cho la. But glad you made it and had ...
GaitersGaiters discussed Cattle ridge hut
15 May 201715 May 2017.
Just the info I was looking for stunted thanks a lot.
GaitersGaiters discussed Baby Carriers
14 April 201714 April 2017.
Yeah we actually went for the next model up from the possum just because it was on special. The pack ...
GaitersGaiters discussed NZ hunter adventures
4 April 20174 April 2017.
Boy you guys covered some good ground during that episode TararuaHunter.
GaitersGaiters discussed Suggestion of huts with nice day hikes?
30 March 201730 March 2017.
Let's not dis rail this person thread
GaitersGaiters discussed Beech hut 4wd drive track
31 December 201631 December 2016.
Good on ya madpom cheers.
GaitersGaiters discussed Maungahuka hut with a dog
24 December 201624 December 2016.
Go in via holdsworth do the loop via mid waiohine and Neill forks avoid the ladder that way.
GaitersGaiters discussed Gold creek to sparrow hawk biv
22 December 201622 December 2016.
Thanks Bazza read both those reports before. Actually talking about the un tracked spur behind gold creek hut itself. Sorry I put ...
GaitersGaiters discussed Debunking Hypothermia Myths
11 December 201611 December 2016.
I've been on top of kala pattar at five in the morning and I can tell you being in the
GaitersGaiters discussed Gareth's new party
5 November 20165 November 2016.
The page is a little vague at the moment but I'm interested to hear what he's got.
GaitersGaiters discussed Making the best judgments on PLB activation
28 September 201628 September 2016.
To answer the original question. If you know there is SAR looking for you and you can hear the rescue ...
GaitersGaiters discussed Link to a Comprehensive list of Tents and Tarps.
10 September 201610 September 2016.
I've loved the look of tarp tents for awhile
GaitersGaiters discussed Water purifier- which one to buy?
3 September 20163 September 2016.
I have a steripen adventurer. It has been an invaluable asset on many overseas tramps. I don't use it to ...
GaitersGaiters discussed Tramping Food - Fuel or Feast
19 July 201619 July 2016.
I took my cousin tramping once I pulled out my couscous and tuna he pulled out a hunk of steak ...
GaitersGaiters discussed Nature deficit disorder
14 June 201614 June 2016.
My partner and I are planning the next twelve months of tramps with our new son. He's 8 weeks away ...
GaitersGaiters discussed Khullu Yak Wool Baselayers
2 May 20162 May 2016.
I like the look of this
GaitersGaiters discussed Southern crossing- Tararua forest park
9 April 20169 April 2016.
It's even tougher with otaki forks access closed. Look for weather where it's a southerly turning to a northerly. Those gaps ...
GaitersGaiters discussed Wide sturdy boots for a beginner.
8 April 20168 April 2016.
I agree about the comfort of keen boots. The most comfortable ive owned. Pity is I didn't own them for ...
GaitersGaiters discussed Tarptent moment dw
23 September 201523 September 2015.
GaitersGaiters discussed Takahe were good eating
28 August 201528 August 2015.
We are spoilt with our choice of food. We eat far more than we need to. Taste overrides need. Biologically we
GaitersGaiters added the photograph, kahanui hut
28 January 201528 January 2015.
remote hut in the Waioeka gorge. Almost perfectly preserved six bunk nzfs
GaitersGaiters discussed @Gaiters, off-season fitness
3 August 20143 August 2014.
I absolutely hate gyms haha. I do the te whiti firebreak five days a week. Twenty times a month. Two hundred
GaitersGaiters added the photograph, punga hut
5 June 20145 June 2014.
punga hut interior
21 May 201421 May 2014.
I love this country.
19 May 201419 May 2014.
thanks very much for that. Looks like im packing my beacon.