Overland Track Trip – Day 4 Pelion Hut to Kia Ora 25th Nov. 2016 Despite the small hill climb today, we were the most consistently content with our walk. The hills seemed easier; the rain and wind, less of a nuisance and we spent the whole day with smiles on our faces and a spring in … Continue reading Overland Track Day 4
Overland Track Trip – Day 3 Windemere to Pelion Hut 25th Nov. 2016 I have definitely been colder than I was today, and I have definitely been wetter. Im just unfamiliar with being that cold and wet at the same time. The morning was quite magical though and despite the challenging weather we were both … Continue reading Overland Track Trip – Day 3
Overland Track Trip – Day 2 Waterfall Valley to Windemere Hut 24th Nov. 2016 It doesn't take long for the body to start to moan. With each crack and groan and "harrumph" that comes when I hoist my pack onto my back, my mind gives in momentarily to my bodies doubts that I can do … Continue reading The Overland Track – Day 2
Overland Track Trip - Day 1 Ronny Creek to Waterfall Valley 23rd Nov. 2016 We had been warned. Today was going to be a big day. Although it was relatively short, as far as bush walks go, only 10.7km. But it took the best part of 6 hours and reduced my legs to a jittery mess by the time it was necessary to set up our campsite.