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Hike of the Month

This post is actually 52 hikes as I completed my 52 hikes in 52 weeks (insert fist pump here). 

Check out stats on every hike including time, difficulty, highs and lows.

It was a pretty choice challenge and was a big undertaking that I didn’t think I would finish (I have a habit of starting things but not finishing them) but I am proud to say that I finished and learned a lot along the way. 

Photo of the Month

Sledge Track just outside of Palmerston North, NZ is a great track with plenty of options. You can take the family for a swim and a picnic or extend it up to the old abandoned mines and visit the cave weta while you are up there. 

It is a beautiful track full of picturesque scenes

Hiking Hack of the Month

Do you use trekking poles?

Find out why you should be and what the benefits of using these bad boys are in this handy post

Spotlight on New Zealand

New Zealand has some of the best hiking in the world from alpine mountains to rain forests and everything in between.

I have put together the Ultimate Guide to New Zealand Hiking. Read this and you will be prepared for anything.