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Rain forecast for the West Coast……

Here are a few things we choose to do when the weatherman predicts rain for us here on the West Coast…….. Go for a walk up one of our numerous valleys……. Go for a mountain bike ride on one of … 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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Springtime riding – full of colour

Wet, wet, wet, only way to describe Spring in NZ this year.  Oh there has been the occasional day during October that has been bright and sunny but it is usually only a day before the rain comes back again.  … Continue reading

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