Monthly Archives: November 2013

Lake Wairarapa.

Left Featherston and went to Lake Wairarapa to do a bit of freedom camping. Was a drizzly day with low cloud. Most of the hills were hidden. It has a flat and desolate looking surroundings. Absolutely no wind at the … Continue reading

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Clifton Beach

Been staying at Clifton Beach Reserve between Napier and Hastings, could not get closer to the water. Two storey luxury at Te Awanga, a couple of k’s down the beach. At the end of the road is the Clifton Station … Continue reading

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Alaskan Short takeoff planes

Have always wanted on of these Alaskan short-takeoff planes after watching a documentary on TV once. Here is a plane landing and taking off in 20 feet. And even more impressive landing on a sandbar. and landing on the side … Continue reading

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The Gentle Annie, Kuripapango DOC Camp and the Kaweka Ranges

Left the Kaimanawas and decided to do the Gentle Annie through to Napier. Both the start and end of this road from Tahape to the Hawke’s Bay are rolling to steep farmland. The bit in the middle climbs over the … Continue reading

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