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HikingNZ may be interested. https://www.hikingnewzealand.com/
roscoes can only have permission to land at sandfly point in may from what they told me..
Thanks @madpom.
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And be prepared for some mud. Great suggestion, though. Also at Mason Bay, there are some good day trips e.g. climbing the Big Sandhill, then going across from there to ...
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Hi There, A friend and I are are walking the Routeburn Track Te Anau (Divide) -Queenstown (Routeburn Shelter) direction on the 1st-3rd March 2014. Is there anyone out there doing it the ...
Thanks for all the suggestions! I mostly plan on hiking all the big trails n such, I'm more of a scenic traveler. Luckily I have over a year to plan ...
There is a new hut at Perry Saddle http://www.tramper.co.nz/?8558 and another new one at Heaphy http://www.tramper.co.nz/?8560. They are large, quite well appointed huts I think, considering the number of people ...
Thanks waynowski and Chris1 I'll keep all that in mind :)
If you're based out of Auckland they are great folks to deal with. http://www.drivenz.co.nz/ http://www.allwaysrental.com/ Don't forget have fun and drive carefully......
The issue is mentioned in the report of the Tourism workshop of the 1997 AGM. That was the first AGM I attended. Good god! I didn't realise it was so ...
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Madpom's notes are awesome and I wish I had these then. Pretty much all these walks being suggested are described in the 'Classic Tramping in New Zealand' book by Shaun Barnett ...
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Thanks for all that really helpful information. It has really got me longing to get there. I appreciate the time you have taken to give me all the details. Thank ...
Just to give some perpective on this tramping with children: In 1958, my sisters at the ages of 6 and 7, did a Doubtful Sound to Dusky Sound trip with ...
My husband and I waited and waited for our tent to be inspected at Auckland airport on our way back from Alaska. Finally I went up to the closed lacth ...
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wow great pics mate, looks like you had a blast and good weather?
and for the Dusky, these guys offer transport: http://www.tripsandtramps.com
A trip up Mt Fox at Fox Glacier offers wonderful views of the Southern Alps and doesn't need a rope. But it can be noisy with the helicopters / scenic ...
This site is a good place to come for GPX files. See http://www.tramper.co.nz/?view=browsegpxFiles You might also want to have a look at some of my older ones that I posted on ...
well, this will be my last entry on this thread... I'll be in New Zealand in roughly a month...after all the reading, all the searching, and all of the help I've ...
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"nice" pics? let me say "awesome"! I think I'm going to set my alarm at 05:00 ;_)
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Its only sealed to the end of the Kenepuru Sounds, then there is 12km or so of well formed gravel road to the start of the track.
Hello everyone! I will be coming from Portland Oregon at the beginning of Dec to visit NZ. I will be touring the south island for 15 days on a motorcycle. ...
Hi there Suzi... Yeah, I love the NZ Tramper website too. Hey, I am doing some serious tramping for 6 weeks across the summer, Dec-January, but have not yet finalised anything. Also on ...
Thanks for all the replies. Sorry for the late reply back (almost a year). After I originally posted this, our trip was postoned and the cancelled. Now, however, I am ...
Atomic's website claims they run over the Lewis Pass ... did you ask them?
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