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Riding through History – Denniston Plateau

sssshhhhh – the babies are sleeping. If it was possible I’d be typing this with a silence button although I don’t think it matters as the boys are well and truly out to the count after their adventure today. Actually … Continue reading

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An Afternoon Outing at Denniston

Stephen and I had a well deserved afternoon off and with no guests due for check-in we left the cleaning to finish later, loaded up the bikes and two very excited dogs and headed north to Denniston – a plateau … Continue reading

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Climbing High – on a Mountain Bike!

Views towards Karamea, Papahaua Ranges, West Coast, NZ Just home from a mission ride.  Denniston plateau was the starting point of today’s mountain bike adventure – 600 metres above sea level and 25 kms north-east of Westport.  Our goal was … Continue reading

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Denniston Discovered Part 1

The guests have gone for the day, the rooms are cleaned, Stephen has the van loaded with the bikes and the dogs are ready to hit the road and head to historic Denniston, our destination today for some mountain biking … Continue reading

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