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12/08/2014 - 522 days/46711 miles

Two days in Kaikoura was enough, so I headed back to the west coast, via Arthur’s Pass. There are too many mountain pass roads on the South Island to just stick to the coast, so some zigzagging is on my agenda. 188 more words

Motorcycle Travel

The Southern Alps

Mt Aspiring NP

We arrived back at Wanaka with good weather for our walk to Aspiring Hut. We camped at the start of the walk and were treated to the sight of the full moon rising above the mountains and then a lovely sunrise the following morning. 894 more words

New Zealand

Passing Arthur

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Arthurs Pass took us through a cross section of the Southern Alps, west to east, to Christchurch. The pass is surrounded by snow capped mountains topped with ski fields and numerous day and multi day walks. 715 more words

South Island New Zealand