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We walked Manuoha-Lake Waikareiti loop in November 18. i had a very interesting conversation with the main lady who runs the visitor centre there, (not a tramper what so ever). ...
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Cool. Thanks for going the extra mile @glennj. Very happy to hear the hut is still there.
My understanding is the park boundary is at the swing bridge 12kms in from Muddy Creek. That first/last section is on private land.
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I have to disagree with the above posts regarding Deadmans. I've been down it twice in the last few years and found it very straightforward. Yes, rough and boggy, the ...
bumping if anyone else knows about these.
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Thank you, all who have contributed to this thread. I feel somewhat reassured by your replies to my concerns.
I can't have missed some of you guys by much as I was in the Raglan range area Jan 8 and 9. Climbed Scotts Knob then dropped down to Siberia. Had ...
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Great. Thanks guys!
Thanks all. I get the best night sleep in my hammock even sleeping on my side. If you sleep on an angle to the centre line (upper body on one ...
This site has an useful track finder function up in the top toolbar. Entering in 300km from Auckland and overnight trips of any difficulty gives you 41 options...
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Thanks, that's pretty reasonable.
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https://flic.kr/p/8ZR3fa i wouldn't be without an axe on the route but as it turned out with no snow on it, i never removed it from my pack. It does require a cool ...
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I'd change your day 4 to spend the day checking out Crucible Lake and overnight at Siberia hut again or walk down to Kerin Forks hut for that night. Then to ...
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the wind regularly gets above 20 knots down there, its been blowing over 100km recently
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One thing you can always do with the Heaphy is do it back to back. Start from Brown Hut, spend a rest day in Karamea, then head back. You can mix up ...
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Great! I’m planning to just follow the crossing track back to Whakapapa. Figure the loop will be a longish day.
Ruahine thanks for your help - much appreciated.
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Hi there, we are planning a trip in the Kaimai Ranges looking for alternative routes off NS track. Is it possible to walk down from Motutapere Hut to Killarney Lakes? ...
Thanks everyone!
Thanks Berend. I've also got the book "Pioneers of Martins Bay", an old 1947 book by a adult who grew up there as a child. She describes her amazement at ...
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CTC link has changed, it is now: http://www.ctc.org.nz/index.php/trip-reports?goto=tripreports%2F155
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Had a go at finding Ted's Track (runs between the Blowhard and the Bypass Tracks on Mt Richardson). We couldn't find the top end but found the start of it ...
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I hear and see them very often e.g. 2 weeks ago in the Otehake. I dread their coming to us if we're camping and have learnt to repel them by ...
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has anyone been to lake Adelaide recently from the Moraine Crk ( Hollyford Rd End ) ? Whats the state of the track ? Windfalls / well marked etc
I have just done the RTM in 4 days , clockwise, about 28.5 hours walking time. My biggest day was Rangipo to Mangaturuturu in 9.5 hours and I got a ...
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