Monthly Archives: April 2017

Avoca Valley

March 22 Finding the motivation to commence a second walk after a successful epic is always difficult.  Since getting into trouble several years ago and missing transport connections I have been very wary about being too ambitious at the backend of a trip.  On that occasion the major failing had been venturing into a flood…
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Arthurs Pass to Hokitika via Mathias Pass – Part 4

Arthurs Pass March 2008 March 20 The white tide is fully in when I awake the following morning, travelling the full length of the Mungo River.  Despite the travails of the previous day I’m in a relaxed mood, happy to photograph the gorgeous contrast between the pale valleys and golden slopes.  The fog’s presence means…
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