Monthly Archives: April 2013

Morning Meander up the 10 Mile Valley

Ever do a walk that you’ve done a million times and suddenly it seems more beautiful than you remember – you notice things you haven’t noticed before.  That is what our morning walk up the 10 mile delivered for us. … Continue reading

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Greymouth Bar – Cobden Tip Head

Big swells today and high tide made for some exciting action at the Greymouth Bar for the fishing boats coming into port. A notoriously dangerous entrance, when we heard some fishing boats were coming in, we had to go and … Continue reading

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Coal Creek Falls Waterfall Walk – a Walk in the Rain

So the northern part of the West Coast was declared an official drought in the middle of March.  We had no rain for over seven weeks.  It was lovely basking in glorious sunshine but not so good for the farmers. … Continue reading

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Charming Creek Walkway – A charming ride through history

Had a hot date today – haven’t been together much lately…… a sneaky hour here and there over the last month.  Nothing like the time we usually have together.  Good to see him again, I’d missed him.  Don’t know if … Continue reading

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Morning beach walk on Rapahoe Beach

Nice low tides this morning so we headed just down the road to walk the Rapahoe beach for a change in scenery. So spoilt for choice – a beach at our doorstep yet we drive for two miles to do … Continue reading

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Nelson Creek Walks – Part 2, Callaghan’s Track

Welcome back…… we’ve just done the first section of Colls Dam walk and joined up with Callaghan’s Track at Nelson Creek.  The sign says 45 minutes to the top.  This whole area is an historic gold mining area so the … Continue reading

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Nelson Creek Walks – Part 1 Colls Dam

West Coast bush – just when you think it can’t get any better we find another track to explore and the bush scenery surpasses our past explorations elsewhere. ok, so for this walk I’m breaking it into two blogs to … Continue reading

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