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The Cascade Saddle DOMS...

Anyone who has hiked up and over Cascade Saddle in Mount Aspiring National Park is probably familiar with DOMS. By which I don’t just mean the 

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Mt Aspiring National Park

Time Lapse of Mau Wahu Island

Mau Wahu Island of Lake Wanaka is a paradise in a paradise. I hopped on a water taxi from the local marina in Wanaka to explore this beautiful island full of beautiful landscapes and wildlife… 22 more words


Roy Peak, Wanaka 

Roy Peak is short half-day hike just outside the small town of Wanaka on New Zealand’s South Island. Best enjoyed at sun up or sun down, this exposed trail of switchbacks offers killer views in all directions. 145 more words


New Zealand - A Tour

February 2017 will go down in the anals for The CookTwit. Coupled with The Flame and her sister Laura and hub John, the four of us trooped round New Zealand’s South and North Islands, culminating in a final flourish in Sydney Australia. 1,938 more words

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What to do in Wanaka

Whilst living in Dunedin, I fell in love with Wanaka and found myself returning several times. So here is a list of the 10 best things to do in Wanaka. 1,238 more words

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trip report: New Zealand, December 2016 – part 2, getting in and Mt. Aspiring National Park

This post is part 2 of our New Zealand adventures over the holiday break during December 2016 to January 2017. You can also navigate to the other sections among the different parts below. 6,698 more words

Trip Report

New Zealand: Roy's Peak

I’ve never been an avid hiker; I have attempted a few short and long hikes over the years, but it wasn’t until I got to New Zealand that I realized how much I enjoy hiking. 1,117 more words