Tag Archives: bush walks

Arnold River Dam Walk – Fungi Fishing

Walks in the bush take on a whole new meaning come Autumn. Instead of constantly looking up at the canopy our eyes are glued to the forest floor in search of fungi. We are not disappointed finding almost all the … Continue reading

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A Walk in the Woods – Wood Creek Track

We are so lucky here on the West Coast to have so many walks and bike rides that were forged by our forefathers in search of gold that we now get to enjoy. Woods Creek walk would have to be … Continue reading

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Duffys Creek, Rahau Saddle

Up the creek without a paddle – Duffys Creek in the Rahau Saddle.  Ok, so I won’t give up my day job at this stage but it does rhyme! Duffys Creek was our latest little adventure and yes it can … Continue reading

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Stairway to Heaven – Progress Water Race Track

Climbing, climbing, climbing, up, up and up. They say what goes up must come down but what about going back up again and then back down, up, up, up and then down, down, down only to do it all again … Continue reading

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Reefton Pipeline Walking Track

Check out those views I call to Stephen – “yeah yeah, I see them, I see them before you do and guess what I’m going to see them even better on the way back” he replies …… smarty pants…… I … Continue reading

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Fungle in the Jungle – mushrooms and other fungi of NZ

I know I’ve done a blog on fungi before but there is so much of it about at the moment, I had to share some more photos of these wonderful little treasures that we often don’t see hidden in the … Continue reading

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