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New Zealand Ski Area Charges $580 For a Day Ticket

What was once a best-kept secret ski area among Heli operations and backcountry skiers is now open to New Zealand’s skiing public. That is if you have $580 for a day ticket… 193 more words

A Plan That Sounded Good At The Time

If it had sounded like a terrible plan in the beginning, then obviously I wouldn’t have done it. But as with most “good plans,” it devolved, starting out as the prime specimen of my thought and ending up some bastard of evolution, a weird three eyed pollywog whose only purpose in life is to die. 1,222 more words

Mt. Aspiring

Whether you are after a few days of hiking or just an hour or so Mt. Aspiring National Park has many options. When my dad and sister were in town not long ago we decided to head out onto the gravel roads and into the National Park for a bit of exploring!

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Watch: My New Zealand Winter Adventure

“Go to the people and the places that set a spark in your soul.” – Anon.

Sometimes when you travel you find yourself in a place that captures your heart. 221 more words

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Blue Pools

Just pass Makarora you can find the beautiful Blue Pools. Park you car (or camper!) and head into the Westland forest and about 15 minutes later you will come across two swing bridges and the stunning Blue Pools.

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Kerin Forks Hut

After a day spent by Lake Crucible we finally made our way to the Kerin Forks Hut in the Siberia Valley of Mt. Aspiring National Park. 47 more words

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31 Things to do in Wanaka in winter

If you’re thinking of visiting Wanaka in winter and are looking for the best places to eat, must-do experiences or just seeking inspiration on what to do while you’re there, we’ve put together this guide to help you! 3,054 more words

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