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5th July – Stray: Tongariro Crossing

It’s at the ungodly hour of 5:30 that our lodge wakes up and scrambles together to get out the door at 6:30. I have an enormous respect for Nats, that road is crazy windy, has no lights, and its covered with gravel, and she’s driving it an hour before the sun starts to rise.  1,170 more words


The Best Day Hike in New Zealand: The Tongariro Crossing

The Tongariro Crossing is one of the most popular day hikes in New Zealand and with it’s unique and stunning geothermal landscape, it’s easy to understand why. 358 more words



Known for:
Geothermal springs
Huka Falls
Alpine Treks
Volcanic rock
NZ tourism

If there is one scenic hike you do in New Zealand, make sure it’s the… 1,136 more words

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My last Station National park Village

Hi there.This might be my last blog from New Zealand, and that means it’s almost time to say Good bye to this beautiful country, but, I’m not there yet, so let’s talk about what happened in a last month or so. 2,500 more words

Back to Tongariro Alpine Crossing

Headed back to Tongariro National Park again as the weather was looking better so I could do the crossing again! 420 more words


Tongariro Crossing

The crossing is a day hike of great proportions. It can be incredibly fantastic or achingly disappointing depending on your fitness, expectations, and the weather on the day. 1,265 more words

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