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

Pitstop!


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