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Thanks for the advice. I haven't tried DoC yet as my success rate has been low over the years (often no-one answers the phone), but will give them a ring ...
I don't know about ULA but I have a Gossamer Gear pack (marisopia 60) and love it. I used to have a first gen Aarn which was awesome but I ...
Hi there, I'm looking to do some tramping in the Tangihua forest within the next few weeks. Has anyone been there recently that can offer some information on the condition ...
Te Paki starts/finishes at Kapowairua (Spirits Bay) DOC campground then heads W to Cape Reinga. Both Te Paki and the TA then head S to Te Paki stream. TA obviously ...
I recommend Twin Needle too. They do such a professional job. I got them to convert the bottom seam of my sleeping bag into a drawstring as I suffer very ...
I'm not sure how it's an income stream. If anything it spends government money, from DOC and from Police and from lotteries. Certainly an entity that's existed for several decades, has ...
Regarding the road seal story source. last november while i was waiting at the info centre for my ride to the trailhead i got talking to one of the young ...
Photographer accidentally runs afoul of conservation rules with pics of Mt Taranaki https://www.stuff.co.nz/environment/114191801/photographer-accidentally-runs-afoul-of-conservation-rules-with-pics-of-mt-taranaki
Kids sick these holidays :-( but we will try for a Sunday in August and bunk school on the Monday :-) Thanks for the info everyone
I'm selling a Vaude Power Lizard SUL 1-2 person tent. Acquired this tent second hand but never got around to using it. Selling as this is too similar to my ...
it mentioned in the article he thought he couldn't go forwards or back the way he came
I have a Garmin Oregon 600/650 I'm not using anymore if you're still looking. It has the NZ Topo and the, what I consider better from Mr Purple (free). Let me ...
Thanks Phil. had been thinking about a weekend there shortly but weather not looking so great now.
Hi Matthew I see you have used one of my photos to illustrate the track "Big River to Inangahua" but it is not of that track but of the "Big ...
@madpom, sorry, should have added I used 4.2V for charging. That's the value you mentioned as you seem to have measured that. But yes I agree with your value if ...
thanks for the link. I caught a bit of the interview and it was really entertaining.
Hi Gregor I remember the trig on the summit of Phyllis Fell and I see there is a trig marked on Spot Height 1582. When we were there it was an ...
At the end of the day if we are doing what we enjoy in the manner that is safe and enjoyable to us then we are all doing it right. ...
I've done the track twice and both times hiked north to Wanui Bay from Marahau, but would actually recommend the reverse, ending at Wanui Bay is pretty meh, then you ...
thanks for the recipe! that's what I was looking for
Thanks to all who posted. Wonderful insights, thoughtful proposals, stimulating discussion. Cheers~
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