Sunday, February 26, 2012

Last Days in New Zealand

Should be easy hiking...
Arthur's Pass

A twisted ankle!!

Yellow Dog to the rescue!

For Jason... Not another campervan!!!

View from Rose's house over Lake Taupo

Rose, Sophie & Luke

Indian with Daniel & Oliver in Auckland

Liza & Franki on the ferry to Waiheke Island

Fast ferry!

Hooks Bay

Waiheke Island Ferry

Last sail on Dragon

What to take home???

Friday, February 10, 2012

Queenstown & Mt Cook

At the base of Mt Cook, Hooker Valley

Glacier Lake, Hooker Valley

Swing Bridge, Hooker Valley

The famous Mt Cook

Adrian & Jason


Lake Pukaki with Mt Cook in the distance

Amazing turquoise water

Wine tasting at Amisfield Winery

Lake Wakatipu enroute to Glenorchy

Jason & Katie on the pier in Glenorghy

A typical South Island scene

Hiking up Ben Lomond, Queenstown

1748m up!!

Coffee break on the summit

The saddle on Ben Lomond trail

Catching a ride in a cable car

Pahi 63 on Lake Wakatipu

Readers corner!!

Monday, February 6, 2012

South Island

Lake Wanaka

Preparing for a dip

Katie and Liza contemplating the cold water!

And she's in!!!

Jason relaxing in Lake Wanaka

View down to Queenstown from Crown Range

Tough hike with Katie & Jason up Mt Fox

Steep terrain on the Mt Fox trail

The Southern Alps near Franz Josef

Franz Josef Glacier

Walking up to the Glacier

Glacier waterfall

On the beach at Okarito

Knights Point

Lookout over the Tasman Sea

Blue Pools

Makarora River

Swimming in some very cold Glacier water!!

Hiking in Lyell historic gold mining town

Morning coffee in Hokitika

Lake Rotoiti

Very cold lake area

Manu & Lara from Pahia