My first trip to Norway was an adventurous one. I met my New Zealand hiking buddy for a weekend of mountain peaks, waterfalls and fjords. Snowy hikes presented new challenges and left me with unforgettable memories.
New Zealand is the perfect destination for hiking. They even have their own word for it: tramping. I became quite an expert on my new found hobby and would like to share this guide to some of my favourite walks with you.
Following on from my first blog post on hiking the Taraura Peaks, I come to the end of what was a challenging but perfect multi-day tramp. Read about my journey including the vertical ladder I had to climb..
Tramping the notorious Tararua Peaks was never going to be easy. A tough track following the ridge of multiple mountain peaks lasting 4/5 days. I was one of the lucky ones and catch the ranges in good weather. Read on to find out what happened..