Day 57. Mahinepua Peninsula Track 2 hour return. Three years ago in high season, this was a very busy track … Continue reading Our Tree still Stands!
Day 55. Puheke Hill – extinct volcano rising 130m above sea level. 20 minute misty climb to top. This very … Continue reading Karikari Peninsula
Day 53. Two hour drive to Cape Reinga top of New Zealand, open hills and distant dunes. DOC Tapotupotu – … Continue reading Cape Reinga
Day 51. Drive to Kauri Museum at Matakohe. Our fascination with these magnificent trees started three years previous on our … Continue reading Forest Giants, Lakes and Boulders
Day 49. Early drive out from Fletcher Bay, stop at Port Jackson for a last long stroll on this beautiful … Continue reading Lion, Fall & a near miss!
Day 46. Early drive to Port Jackson DOC Camp on the Coromandel Coast. 3.5 hour drive turned out to be … Continue reading Glorious Coromandel
Day 45. Early long drive to edge of Coromandel and Homunga Beach Walk – from Ngatitiangata Road above the bay, 1.5 … Continue reading A Secluded Cove
Day 42. East Cape Road to Lighthouse, eastern most Point we could drive to in NZ. Beautiful scenic coastal drive … Continue reading East Cape and the Bay of Plenty
Day 39. Te Mata Peak Track. 2 hour return 3.47 miles, summit 1,320ft Beautiful walk taking us through Redwood forest … Continue reading Stunning Peak, Hill, Lake, Beach, Sea & Church!
Day 38. Tongariro National Park….Taranaki Falls Track 2 hour return, 4 miles. Weather- sunshine and showers. Still tired and aching … Continue reading Taranaki Falls