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Lake Te Anau, NZ. Graciously Moving Mountains*****5 stars

WOW! If you’re thinking of tramping (that’s NZ speak for hiking) the Milford or the Routeburn track then consider flying into Queenstown, taking the bus to Lake Te Anau and getting picked up in Te Anau instead of Queenstown. It’s … Continue reading

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Queenstown, NZ. Quietly Moving Mountains *****5stars

From Lofty Heights Queenstown is stunning. After walking the 55 km of the Milford Track it was time for a little rest and recuperation amid the splendour of Queenstown, by Lake¬†Wakatipu. The view from the top of the Gondola is … Continue reading

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Milford Track, NZ. Moving Mountains *****5stars

Conquering Life’s Uphill Battles In a time before Sconquest, one of my biggest challenges was tramping the Milford Track on the South Island of New Zealand. Even with months of training it was hard going even in the best of … Continue reading

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