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Buying my motorhome 1997 Toyota Coaster 4.2L Turbo Diesel at $20100 instead of $30000. And that's not all, I offer you the privilege of paying it in three monthly installments of $6667. Click here now to ...
Buying my motorhome 1997 Toyota Coaster 4.2L Turbo Diesel at $20100 instead of $30000. And that's not all, I offer you the privilege of paying it in three monthly installments of $6667. Click here now to ...
Buying my motorhome 1997 Toyota Coaster 4.2L Turbo Diesel at $20100 instead of $30000. And that's not all, I offer you the privilege of paying it in three monthly installments of $6667. Click here now to ...
Walked the Heaphy from East to West in May 2019 and met lots of mountain bikers and a few other trampers. Everyone was generally courteous and it wasn't an issue. One pair of bikers were ...
Thanks @izogi, that’s very helpful. The North Egmont to Mangorei option looks interesting and thanks for the shuttle link. I think I’ll need to have a bad weather back up option as well!
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IMO, you're over-thinking it. Perhaps it depends on what you want to get out of it. A competitive environment where people are focused on bagging more points than someone else might warrant primary, secondary & conditionals ...
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We need 10 degree frosts not snow. Even better 4 inches of rain in 30 minutes followed by 10 degree frosts. Not good for the roads or farms I know but that should turn wasp ...
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https://www.stuff.co.nz/nelson-mail/news/300276910/slip-closes-walking-track-near-nelson
Tourist who died hunting may not have been aware of rules - Coroner rules? they arent really rules, they are guidelines, and without knowing how he died, you wouldnt necessarily have saved him or found him anyway, ...
It could be a temporary thing given the circumstances because there was very short notice. In any case I don't think direct expertise of a Minister is nearly as important as an ability to know ...
Erins above average fitness.. https://www.walkingwithwired.com/pct-2011
What colour was the permolat? If not white colour it may not be a track/route but a vegetation, animal or bird research line?
izogi, thank you - I had 2 windows open and copied the wrong one (dumb*rse!) edited above to this link : https://tramper.nz/forums/thread/8887?offset=1
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"Inflatable Kayak" includes an enormous range of products and prices. There's also packrafts as madpom said. I wouldn't go for a $20 one from The Warehouse. There are thousand dollar + ones with some frame structure ...
Get a dehydrator. There are heaps of tramping meal options using dried mince as a base. We even have a dumpling meal - a real favourite. We also dehydrate fruit - eg nectarines - these ...
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I have tramped OGR four times and never once had a problem - mainly because we take a large enough group to control everything - very few spare beds. We are also pretty old and ...
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Hi guys, My name's AJ, and I'm the New Zealand rep for 'Micklagård' - a Swedish manufacturer of high-quality, woolen outdoor garments. I'm based in Southland, and I'm a keen hiker and deer stalker. I'd like ...
if you're eyeing up Shallow bay hut, it doesnt keep the mozzies and sandflies out at all....
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Thanks Ian. Yes once people decide to enter the manufacturing arena it becomes a mine field! Roger Caffin from over here went down this path a while back and whilst his design etc was excellent ...
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Human remains found on West Coast likely missing tramper Marni Sheppeard https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/300260621/human-remains-found-on-west-coast-likely-missing-tramper-marni-sheppeard
a lot of niwas forecasting has been mainly computer generated and less human moderated than metservice metservice still to a mountain forecast, niwa have only juset started their parks forecasting, i dont know how it compares ...
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Hey guys! We are Y13 high school students and we are doing an innovation business project on “single use soaps”. As for our primary target market is towards 'Trampers in NZ', we would really appreciate it ...
100% right @Gregor. Was a bit naughty as I did not have definitive trip intentions. Just wanted to go for a walk and ended up visiting 7 huts staying at Manson on Friday and Kiwi ...
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