Monthly Archives: January 2015

Lindus Pass DOC Camp

Drove South through Lindus Pass. Hot as hell, I was as dry as a wooden god and no relief from the sun. Turned off the main drag and doubled back along a dusty dirt track to the site of the … Continue reading

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Ahuriri Valley

The Ahuriri Valley is a little south of Omarama and goes inland into the Alps. Went for an hours bike ride when I got to the end of the normal road. Thought I would suffer from premature greywater evacuation if … Continue reading

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Lake Tekapo NZMCA camp

Next stop was Springfield (home of Homer Simpson) and stayed in a motor camp and did some washing etc. Next stop was Parnassus. Nice place and stayed a night. NZMCA camp in an old school. Lake Tekapo NZMCA. Went for … Continue reading

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Klondike Corner

One of my favourite places in the SI. Went walking on the Bealey track for a couple of hours. Plenty of sandflies at the campground but found a sheltered camp right up near the trees. Weather changeable as usual.

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Mt Thomas

Stayed at Mt Thomas just out of Oxford for a night and went for a walk halfway up the Mountain. Hot as hell, that was enough for the old boy. Nice campground.

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