Southern Hikes
Walking mainly through the South Island of New Zealand

Hike up Mount Taranaki

Friday 10th May 2024 turned out to be the only truly clear day this month; and just in time as hiking beyond May is not

Training Walk (M.T. Summit)

Ok, so the point of this blog is to focus on our hikes in the South Island, but as we live in the North, our

Lake Alta with Granddaughters

The day started just perfect on a beautiful Queenstown autumn day; bright and sunny with a cool, crisp breeze. With excitement our granddaughters got themselves

The Queens Drive

Day four of our Queenstown trip saw us do The Queens Drive (Remarkables), following the route shown below. Driving up the Remarkables, we parked by


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