Rangi Hut | A Guest Post by Mama Bear

Mama Bear recently went for her first solo hike (at nearly… I’m not sure if I’m allowed to say her age?) to Rangiwahia Hut (more commonly known as Rangi Hut). She wanted to write about her experience so check out her adventure below. Remember, you can contribute to that Kiwi Hiker as well. It’s easy … Read moreRangi Hut | A Guest Post by Mama Bear

No. 1 Line Track, Ruahine Range, NZ | A short hike that packs a punch

With three whole days off work looming in front of me, it felt like the grown-up version of Christmas was here. I decided to make the most of my three precious days and head up to my favourite place. The Ruahine Range. No. 1 Line Track was awaitin’. Quick Stats Difficulty The track is well defined … Read moreNo. 1 Line Track, Ruahine Range, NZ | A short hike that packs a punch

New Zealand Hiking: A wee jaunt along Deerford Track

a wee jaunt along deerford track

After hiking the Rangiwahia Hut Track, Pa and I decided to attack Deerford Track a few weeks later with his ole mate Bill. Deerford Track is another track on the Ruahine Range in the Manawatu Region of the North Island, though not quite as long or as steep. It was nice going with someone slightly … Read moreNew Zealand Hiking: A wee jaunt along Deerford Track