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An accident at the start of 2020 turned out to be a good thing… Thanks to a fridge door I was sidelined for all of 2020 and what seemed like a death sentence turned into NzHikes.co.nz! If I have been forced to sit around, then I’m not going to sit around and do nothing!! One story became 20… 50… and now over 300 tales from the mountains of New Zealand and around the world…. 

Crowded Crags – Part Three

“On a Mish” #318 Crowded Crags – Part Three. MacPherson Cirque. Fiordland National Park. 7.2.2022. Wilderness heals. That is something I have recently found out

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Crowded Crags – Part Two

“On a Mish” #318 Crowded Crags – Part Two. MacPherson Cirque. Fiordland National Park. 6.2.2022. I have never had any issue with heading out on

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Crowded Crags – Part One

“On a Mish” #318 Crowded Crags – Part One. MacPherson Cirque. Fiordland National Park. 6.2.2022. Solace in the mountains is what I seek and usually

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Two Thumb Range Scramble – Peak 2163m

 “A Mish a Day” #51 Peak 2163m(Two Thumb Range). Richmond Conservation Park. 22.10.2013. For a while I was driving between Christchurch and Queenstown / Tuatapere

Urban Exploring – Camp Cameron Villas

“On a Mish” #244 Camp Cameron Villas. Allenton, Ashburton. 14.1.2021. The route ahead was unclear as it disappeared behind the south east ridge. Pushing on

Gurdel Village

“A Mish a Day” #133 Adventures in Nepal. Gurdel. 2.11.2015. Even before arriving at the small mountain village of Gurdel in Sulokumbu, word was out

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