3039.7 / 3074.5 km 98.9% Invercargil / Tuatara Lodge

Posts are delayed by a week, and publish at noon NZDT (7 pm EDT).

Fresh Snow on the Mountains near Taipo Hut
Wednesday, March 27, 2024 8:05 pm
Location: Careys Hut (2797.7 km)

A soggy day took me down the Mararoa River’s valley to Careys Hut.

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Caples River
Tuesday, March 26, 2024 9:27 pm
Location: Taipo Hut (2779.8 km)

Forest and swamp trails started off the next section of Te Araroa, starting from a trailhead on the western side of Lake Wakatipu and continuing south.

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Monday, March 25, 2024 10:39 pm
Location: Queenstown / Nomads Queenstown (2758.1 km)

If yesterday was a lazy zero, today was even lazier.

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Sunday, March 24, 2024 7:40 pm
Location: Queenstown / Nomads Queenstown (2758.1 km)

Today was a lazy zero in Queenstown.

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View from Feehly Hill
Saturday, March 23, 2024 11:26 pm
Location: Queenstown / Adventure Q2 Hostel (2758.1 km)

After several days of steep climbs, today was one of the flattest stretches of trail in a while, covering the distance between Arrowtown and Queenstown.

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