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Mt Roy

Hello again wonderful readers.
A few weeks ago a few friends and I walked up Mount Roy, which is about a 10-15 minute drive from the Wanaka town centre. 710 more words

Beacon Point

“Plans to protect air and water, wilderness and wildlife are in fact plans to protect man.” ¬†~ ¬†Stewart Udall

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A Beautiful Autumn Sunrise

The famous Wanaka tree, New Zealand at sunrise

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A Beautiful Autumn Sunrise

The famous Wanaka tree, New Zealand at sunrise

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Kiwi Land

With our time up in Australia we took the short flight across the ditch over to New Zealand. The descent into Queenstown airport over the Alps was nothing short of spectacular, snow capped mountains piercing the clouds on either side of the plane, this combined with glacier carved landscapes and deep blue lakes was a fantastic welcome to a country we were both excited to explore and get to know! 1,375 more words

5 wonderful days in New Zealand

Early July was very sketchy in New Zealand. Sketchy as in bare, mountains-not-really-open sketchy. We were certainly Slightly Concerned in Seattle.

Luckily, by mid-July it started snowing and laid a decent but small base at the mountains around Wanaka and Queenstown. 486 more words

Skiing