Month: December 2018

Shorts Track/Knights Track

Shorts Track/Knights Track sits high up the Ruahine Range. A beautiful full day hike that will take you up and along the Ngamoko Range. This challenging hike offers some of the best views of the Ruahine Range extending beyond the Manawatu and Hawkes Bay. Quick Stats Time: To complete the entire shorts track/knights track loop […] Read more…

Benefits of hiking for mental health

At its core, hiking is a physical activity. There are many benefits for our physical health when we hike, but what about the benefits of hiking for mental health? Hiking also has many benefits for our mental health. In fact, some Dr’s are even recommending those that live with mental illnesses such as depression to […] Read more…

Hiking Etiquette | Don’t be a douche on the trail

So, we have covered backcountry hut etiquette in last weeks post. Let’s talk about hiking etiquette. Similarly, with hut etiquette, hiking etiquette is simply don’t be a douche. There are some common sense unspoken rules with hiking that you should know before you head out. Hiking Etiquette | Read the trailhead guidelines No matter what, […] Read more…

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