tales of adventure

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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…. 

Ka Pai Island – Part 5

“On a Mish” #245 Ka Pai Island (Part 5). Aorere Valley. Golden Bay. 20.1.2021. The weather in Pohara was living up to the classic Crowded

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Whiskey with Snow – Part Three

“On a Mish” #305 Whiskey with Snow – Part Three. Whiskey Trail. Livingstone Mountains. Fiordland National Park. 12.10.2021. A night of sub-zero temperatures with strong

Mt Burns(1645m) – Part One

“A Mish a Day” #7 Mt Burns(1645m) – Part One. Fiordland National Park. 20.3.2017. Mt Burns(1645m) towers over the Borland Road like an over-sized skyscraper

Sandflies & Whiskey – Lennox Falls Camp

“A Mish a Day” #73 Lennox Falls Camp. Mt Aspiring National Park. 14.12.2012. Along with the outstanding working environment, another reason I really enjoy guiding

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