Tag Archives: creeks

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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Misty Mountain Magic up the 10 Mile Valley

Mist in the mountains equals magic.  Well it looks magical anyway. What to do when you need a leg stretch and the sea is too big to get onto the beach…… A walk up the 10 mile valley – our … Continue reading

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Mountain biking Cockeyed Creek – a Voyage of Rediscovery

ok, so maybe voyage isn’t quite the right word but I thought it made for a good Headline! Definitely a ride of rediscovery though. Great to be back out on the bike as we headed inland from Greymouth to check … Continue reading

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Waiwhero Valley – a walk to nowhere

Today we headed north of home, up the coastline towards Punakaiki.  Just along from the Waiwhero Scenic Reserve we head inland for a walk up the Waiwhero Valley.  There isn’t a designated track as such, this used to be an … Continue reading

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Afternoon Outing up the 10 Mile Valley

Been having a stunning spell of weather lately but a storm is brewing and set to hit us for the weekend so thought we’d get out in the fresh air and take a stroll up the 10 mile valley, just … Continue reading

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