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Definitely doable, I am using a 44L backpack and my partner a 39L and we can fit 8+ days of food in them (I reckon about 10 days would be ...
Kia ora koutou, Just getting back to this as I've actually been away tramping for once. @sako1952, When you say, "There was no need for anyone to step in and add ...
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Thanks Waynowsky! I usually buy online from webtogs.com,they are quite good,items always arrived perfectly new and well packed. I buy for them because I find the price reasonable cheaper compare to the ...
Hello people! There is anyone that live or wil be around Queenstown/Wanaka for a day tramping around the third week in March? I might hire a car some I can come and ...
24 hours of "news" means that facts possibly get reported at the same rate they might have before, but now it tends to be delivered between swathes of never-ending low-cost ...
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Been suggested before ... but #1 for me would be topomaps in all your map frames instead of terrain. Especially when geotagging (choose locations) photos, huts, tracks, etc
Carrying shelter is good insurance not just for a full hut but also if you become immobile(e.g. a sprained ankle) or get tucked up behind a swollen creek in heavy ...
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![](https://photos.app.goo.gl/K5bKqNvvUBzJ1yWv1) https://photos.app.goo.gl/K5bKqNvvUBzJ1yWv1 It’s just a photo of Death Valley on my Google account but I can’t figure out how to share it here... lol P.E.B.K.A.C. !
Couple of items on RNZ today https://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/five-oclock-report/audio/2018628529/future-of-molesworth-station-to-be-considered https://www.radionz.co.nz/news/country/348158/what-does-the-future-hold-for-nz-s-largest-farm
Re Honoras` comment.This old boy can chew the leg off an iron chair at home but a single BCC does me on the hill.I figure that I have enough reserves ...
We got over tramping with our baby pretty quick. We got a half dozen in before he turned one but we got over it, it's hard smashing through scrub with ...
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... and thanks again, jetnz, for the links. Good to see someone's been up that ridge north of Nina hut (and see pics of the terrain). The gnarly snow pic ...
There has been a report of blocked access to Hauhungatahi from Erua Road. Has anybody experienced this? Despite appearances, the legal road does not go to the railway line, and trampers ...
What a headache! That’s working now. Bounced the page router.
Doc Nelson have a marked up topo map, a picture is worth a 1000 words, but take first right after Boundary Creek on "main" valley road. At first intersection after ...
Hi, I'm looking to do the track around mt. Taranaki next month. I was wondering if there's usually coverage for mobile phones on all sides of the mountain. Does anybody have experience ...
Noted. Btw the emoticon fix plus seeing who reacted are both done but not deployed.
I've posted under Photographs about the relics on Kellys Range. A photograph of part of the dry stone wall structure that is up there features. As to shafts there are ...
Te Rereatukahia is definitely a great hut, and if you just climb about 15 minutes from the hut to the nearest hill top (on the way to Wahine rock, point ...
We have 3 keen trampers going on 1Jan, doing 10 passes in a go. Starting from Scott Creek, Upper Caples Hut, Fraser Col to Routeburn Flat, North Col, Park Pass, ...
Hey @zoneblue. Thanks again for documenting the unofficial Egmont National Park tracks off Carrington Road at http://www.zoneblue.nz/cms/page.php?view=kiri-track . This afternoon I finally had an opportunity to go out for a couple ...
Well, I didn't know that! Coincidence, I would think, unless the Roman Empire extended to include Nth America 🤔 Origin of **opossum** : early 17th century: from Virginia Algonquian opassom, from op ‘white’ + assom ‘dog’ or ...
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Very rough terrain up there. I've only heard of one individual going to Mt Somers that way. I've taken routes closer to the saddle between the 2 huts.
Thanks for letting us know, might go there in March :)
Threat of extinction from kauri dieback could see Govt stepping in to close Waitakere Ranges http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11964160
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