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Arthurs pass

From kaikoura I went back down south and then headed for the mountains. I took the inland scenic route and just escaped the heavy rain… 316 more words

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Avalanche Peak

Shortly after moving to Christchurch in New Zealand’s South Island over 4 years ago, I read about an enticing peak nestled within the Southern Alps near the village of Arthur’s Pass. 1,361 more words

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Akaroa, Alpacas And An Awesome View

We said goodbye to the west coast on a drizzly gray morning heading straight for the hills covered in clouds. We saw a sign for Otira gorge at which point Paul remembered the forecast he’s seen. 2,701 more words

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Tranzalpine train: from Christchurch to Greymouth 

Got up real early for my 6:55am pick up from the YHA in Christchurch to head to the train station to take the Tranzalpine train! … 319 more words

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The one with the parents (part one)

Firstly, apologies for a blog silence for so long, it’s just with having broken my ulna and radius in my wrist we’ve not done too much exciting other than rest while Harriet has worked. 1,668 more words

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Off the beaten track

A mid-November tramp around Porter’s Pass with an itinerary including Foggy Peak, Castle Hill Peak, ¬†Otarama Peak, and Mt. Torlesse (combined with sub-par topo map reading skills) apparently leads to venturing into uncharted territory. ¬† 8 more words

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