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Fletcher Track to Donald McLean Track to Karamatura Track loop in Waitakere Ranges Auckland 1

Trails: Car parking at Huia Settlers Museum, Waitakere Ranges – Karamatura Loop Track – Fletcher Track – Donald McLean Track – Mt Donald McLean Summit – Donald McLean Track – Karamatura Forks – Karamatura Track – Karamatura Loop Track – car park. Track closed: Bob Gordon Track Car Park: Yes, beside […]


新西兰爬山日记:北岛Waiti Bay到Orere Point海边步道

新西兰爬山日记: 北岛Waiti Bay到Orere Point海边步道 2013年11月30号周六,阴,有风 今天我们Tramping group一行26人驱车一小时来到奥克兰东南部美丽的Kawakawa Bay,我们要从Waiti Bay沿海边经过5个沙滩和4个岩礁区走到Orere Point再原路返回。走海边步道阴天是最佳天气,如果是艳阳天,则会又晒又热。 来到海边才知道这里的风比都市里要大得多,风巨大的力量使云变化多端,奇形怪状。这里的海水在阳光和云的作用下呈现出浅淡的翡翠绿色,十分特别。


Waiti Bay to Orere Point Coast Walk in Kawakawa Bay 2

Trails: Waiti Bay Reserve car park – Waiti Bay – Tuturau Bay – Tawhitokino Beach – Orere Point – return back. NB: Only accessible in low tide Car Park: Yes. Just set “-36.93620,175.19650” in your GPS or end of Kawakawa Bay Coast Road. It’s about 55km and 50 minutes driving […]


新西兰爬山日记:北岛Tongariro Alpine Crossing and Mt Ngauruhoe山步道

新西兰爬山日记: 北岛Tongariro Alpine Crossing and Mt Ngauruhoe山步道 2013年11月9和10号周六周日 Perry 气象预报这个周末Tongariro National Park将是11月份难得的好天气,因为那里的天气变化无常,山外和山上的天气经常是判若两个世界,于是我们即刻计划南下去走Tongariro Alpine Crossing这个世界著名的一日步道。Derek为周六安排了一个四小时的LAKE TAUPO湖边步道,之后住宿TURANGI。周日走Toagariro Alpine Crossing,其中一个精彩节目是要爬上Mt Ngauruhoe山顶。


Tongariro Alpine Crossing plus Mt Ngauruhoe 2

Trails: Mangatepopo Road road end car park and shelter – Tongariro Alpine Crossing Track – Junction to Whakapapa Village – Junction to Mangatepopo Hut – Soda Springs (5 minutes side track) – Junction to Mt Ngauruhoe Summit 2287m – South Crater – Red Crater – Junction to Mt Tongariro Summit […]


Kawakawa Bay Track Lake Taupo 1

Trails: Kinloch Road road end car park in Kinloch, Lake Taupo – Kawakawa Bay Track – Kawakawa Bay – same track return back to car park. Car Park: Yes. Just set “2 Mata Place, Kinloch” in your GPS. It’s about 270km and 3hrs 15 minutes driving from Auckland city center. Public […]


新西兰爬山日记:北岛Karangahake山步道

新西兰爬山日记: 北岛 Karangahake 山步道 2013年11月2号周六,Perry 春天似乎加快了脚步,天气忽然变得温暖了,雨水也少了。今天是TRAMPING的最好天气,大朵大朵的白云掺着些灰色在蔚蓝的天空中悠悠浮荡。Derek,我和我们的朋友Jennifer一起来到karangahake小镇,我们今天计划走一条大约五个小时环绕karangahake山的步道。


Karangahake Mountain Tracks Loop 1

Trails: Off State Highway 2 Karangahake Historic Walks car park – Footbridge – Scotsman’s Gully Track – County Road (Karangahake Walkway) – Karangahake Mountain Track – Karangahake Mountain Summit – Mountain Link Track – County Road – Dubbo 96 Track – Crown Track – Windows Walk – Car park Car […]


新西兰爬山日记:新西兰九大步道之一北岛Tongariro Northern Circuit步道(一)

新西兰北岛爬山日记: 新西兰九大步道之一 北岛Tongariro Northern Circuit 步道(一) 2013年10月28号周一新西兰劳动节,Perry 这是今年的最后一个长周末了,两个月前我们就计划要用这宝贵的三天来完成我们爬山以来的第一次大走,今天终于盼到了!我们选择了离AUCKLAND最近的“Tangariro Northern Circuit”这条需要3到4天的环绕大步道,它包括世界著名的Tongariro Alpine Crossing一日步道。