Category Archives: South Island 2015

Point Elizabeth

About 6 kms north of Greymouth is the start of the Point Elizabeth Track. Walked to the Point which used to have about 1000 men working in diggings looking for gold in 1865. Things have changed, no sign of any … Continue reading

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Wanaka campsite & surrounds

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Paradise to Kinloch

Left Lake Diamond and traveled further up the Paradise Road until I hit a ford that had a lot of large rocks in the middle and called it a day. Picked up a couple of Dutch hitch-hikers who had left … Continue reading

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Paradise

More dusty corrugated gravel road past Lake Diamond, but well worth it. Right into the dreaded LOR territory. Not a lot to see at Paradise, except for a strange house. Picked up a Dutch couple who were hitching and carried … Continue reading

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