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Quite possibly! Parts of the bush adjacent Hauroko used to be quite good going and other places you used to strike away from the shore and use ridges. If I ...
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as of dec 18 the track is clear and followable from the hut to the hot pools. The hut is still the same but clean, weather tight and repainted. See ...
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Awesome. Thanks so much. Seems like the ex NZFS guys are doing a great job1
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Can anyone give me info or website links to about this hut as I know very little about it. Much appreciated if you could help. Andrew
Made it this weekend. Fricken nightmare. Getting to Punga was easy - ironically the most well-marked part of the track - with DOC orange triangles!?!?!? (compared to the route to ...
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Hello, I'm also new here from Uk. Happy to join this group. We have a Downsvale Nursing Home in Surrey, Dorking for Elders and Dementia Patients. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Respite Care in Surrey, Dorking
Thanks @bernieq. A very small selection of photos now uploaded.
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Coming back yesterday from my trip to Mt.Aspiring NP and as usual I want to thanks everybody for their suggestions and help. I had a great time and doing the debriefing ...
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As fate would have it, I walked the Leslie Karamea earlier this week (from Salisbury hut down). Track is pretty easy and in excellent condition except between Karamea bend and ...
if you havent got staff on the ground theres little to stop people littering.
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yes its certainly possible: https://www.doc.govt.nz/parks-and-recreation/places-to-go/bay-of-plenty/places/kaimai-mamaku-conservation-park/things-to-do/tracks/tuahu-track/
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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