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Hunters Hut

Hunters hut (Mt Richmond)

Hunters hut (Mt Richmond)

cosy 8 bunk hut on ridge left branch motueka river not that easy to find on old maps   More ▶︎

Walking the length of the Richmond Ranges

A 7-14 day walk along the spine of the Richmond Ranges. Alpine tops, crumbling ridgelines, untracked bush & scrub, boulders ...   More ▶︎
Route Guide: Richmond Ranges (west) main ridge

Route Guide: Richmond Ranges (west) main ridge

The main ridge of the western Richmond Ranges from Mt Riley, near Okamario on SH6 to the Red Hills above ...   More ▶︎
Red Hill

Red Hill

Red Hill, ascending from Top Wairoa Hut. The whole range appears to consist of nothing more than loose, rad, abrasive ...   More ▶︎
New Porters Creek Hut

New Porters Creek Hut

moved to spot from right branch wairoa. has beenlovingly restored with a new lick of 'rescue orange' paint and sports a ...   More ▶︎

Picton to Aspiring

An aborted alpine traverse. Picton to West Cape, but aborted at Aspiring due to real world emergencies back home. Posted ...   More ▶︎
Porter Hut

Porter Hut

This is an older photo of the hut, set in the lunar landscape of the Red Hills. I think the ...   More ▶︎
Porters Creek Hut

Porters Creek Hut

A basic hut on the edge of the Red Hills mineral belt.   More ▶︎
Ascent to Red Hill / Ellis Peak from Top Wairoa.

Ascent to Red Hill / Ellis Peak from Top Wairoa.

Ascent to Red Hill / Ellis Peak from Top Wairoa.   More ▶︎
Top Wairoa Hut

Top Wairoa Hut

Top Wairoa Hut, from the ascent to Mt Elliss / Red Hill   More ▶︎
Top Wairoa Hut

Top Wairoa Hut

Top Wairoa Hut, Richmond Ranges   More ▶︎
Top Wairoa Hut

Top Wairoa Hut

Top Wairoa hut (6 bunks, matresses, fire - limited scrubby firewood, river water) huddles amidst Manuka scrub above the north ...   More ▶︎
Top Wairoa Hut March 2014

Top Wairoa Hut March 2014

This photo shows the hut after its fairly recent maintenance. A paint job & clearance of scrub from around the ...   More ▶︎
Ben Nevis

Ben Nevis

Relatively steep climb to the summit of Ben Nevis (1619m), a prominent peak in the Mt Richmond Forest Park South-East ...   More ▶︎
Ben Nevis

Ben Nevis

looking down the ridge from Ben Nevis towards Nelson.   More ▶︎
Red Hills Range

Red Hills Range

Red Hills Range, Richmond Ranges with the Wairoa in the distance.   More ▶︎
Mid Wairoa Hut

Mid Wairoa Hut

Mid Wairoa Hut, Richmond Ranges   More ▶︎
Mid Wairoa Hut

Mid Wairoa Hut

Mid Wairoa Hut (6 bunks, matresses, tank & river water, stove) sits on flats 20m above the Left Branch of ...   More ▶︎
Waterfall, Wairoa left branch.

Waterfall, Wairoa left branch.

The waterfall and pool at the 1st creek crossing of the Wairoa above Mid Wairoa Hut, Richmond Ranges.   More ▶︎