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Grey District, Heart of the West Coast – 5 short walks

The Grey District is known as the Heart of the West Coast.  An easy 2 hour drive south to the glacier region and to the north we have Buller with The Great Coast Road, numerous beaches and gorgeous bush walks. … Continue reading

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Fungi Hunting – Coal Creek Falls Walk

Come on says Stephen lets take a meander on the Coal Creek walk and see if there is any fungi left. Thinking we’re being rather optimistic given the drop in temperature of late we weren’t holding much hope for finding … Continue reading

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Coal Creek Falls Waterfall Walk

With the cleaning finished and some time on our hands before our new guests start arriving we head out to walk Coal Creek Falls Waterfall walk.  A good option when time is not on our side. Taking the short drive … Continue reading

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Coal Creek Falls and Rewanui Incline – showing off the local trails

Lovely guests visiting recently from Vermont – keen mountain bikers so thought it would be rude of us not to head out and show them some of our favourite local trails. We were very much hampered by the weather so … Continue reading

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Afternoon outing on the mountain bike

Despite the forecast being fine for the weekend it was one of those days….. overcast, occasional drizzle and Stephen and I seriously lacking in motivation.  We had grandiose plans during the week of heading off for a great adventure on … 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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