Aparara Arches, Karamea - Apr 2018

A great 6.5km track thru magnificent limestone caves/arches in pristine native forest.…

Arahura & Styx valleys tracks

Styx River
Track Details Styx Road End to Grassy Flat Hut - 4.5-5hrs, 12km Grassy Flats Hut to…

Area - Paparoa National Park

Panakai Pancake rocks, Paparoa NP
Luxuriant coastal forest, limestone cliffs and canyons, caves and underground streams,…

Area - Westland Tai Poutini

Upper Copeland Valley with South Col of Mt Cook to left
Westland Tai Poutini National Park (established 1960) extends from the highest peaks of…

Cape Foulwind Walkway, Westport - Mar 2018

A great 6km return walk around the rugged coast to Cape Foulwind, with views of a seal…

Charming Creek Walkway - Mar 2018

This 9km return trip is one of the better short walks I have done in NZ. It has fabulous…

Croesus Track

Track Details Smoke-ho carpark to Ces Clark Hut - 4-5hrs Ces Clark hut to Barrytown -…

Duffys Creek, Victoria Forest Park - June 2017

Spent the long weekend based in Reefton with the Waimea Tramping Club. Hiked up the…

Historic Denniston, Mar 2018

We checked out historic Denniston up on the Denniston Plateau and were surprised by the…

Kirwans & Montgomerie Huts, Victoria Forest Park - Nov 2017

Three days of fabulous weather on the coast have to be savoured and we made the most of…

Kirwans Track and Waitahu Valley

Looking SE down ridge from Spot Height 1315 beside Kirwans Hill
Track Details Capleston - Kirwans Hut - 6hrs, 12km Kirwans Hut to Montgomerie Hut -…

Lake Christabel Loop Track

Track Details Palmer Road to Lake Christabel Hut: 17kms, 6-7hrs Lake Christabel Hut to…

Mt Haast, Victoria Forest Park - June 2017

Spent the long weekend based in Reefton with the Waimea Tramping Club. We climbed Mt…

Welcome Flat, Douglas Rocks huts, Westland Tai Poutini NP - Aug 2004

Aug 2004 West Coast Copeland Valley trip Walked up the Copeland valley staying at Welcome…