November Spring Trip 2013

Photos from a 2013 riding/fishing Spring trip

 
Exploring new routes #379

Exploring new routes #379

Some pics from a recent trip searching for new tracks and rivers to fish

  • Adventure Riding
Exploring new water #378

Exploring new water #378

A few photos from exploring new water on the West Coast

  • Fishing
opening day 2013/2014

Opening day 2013/2014

Some photos of opening day 2013/2014

  • Fishing
Hemphill River

Hemphill River

Information on the Hemphill River

  • Fishing
Lake Dora and Lake Dora Outlet Stream

Lake Dora and Lake Dora Outlet Stream

Information on Lake Dora and Lake Dora Outlet Stream

  • Fishing
The Mackley River

The Mackley River

Information on the Mackley River

  • Fishing
Nimrodel Creek

Nimrodel Creek

Information on Nimrodel Creek

  • Fishing
Equipment for punctures on the trail

Equipment for punctures on the trail

A detailed article going over equipment options to deal with punctures on the trail when adventure riding

  • Adventure Riding
Argyle Pond Road

Argyle Pond Road

Information on Argyle Pond Road

  • Adventure Riding
Lake Rotoroa Campsite

Lake Rotoroa Campsite

Information on Lake Rotoroa Campsite

  • Camping / Huts
SH63

SH63

Information on SH63 - St Arnaud Kawatiri Highway and the Wairau Valley Highway

  • Adventure Riding
Bottom Gordons Hut

Bottom Gordons Hut

Information on Bottom Gordons Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Barbers Hut

Barbers Hut

Information on Barbers Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Caves Hut

Caves Hut

Caves Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Greigs Hut

Greigs Hut

Information on Greigs Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Boulder Forks Hut

Boulder Forks Hut

Information on Boulder Forks Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Branch River 4X4 Track

Branch River 4X4 Track

Information on the Branch River 4X4 Track

  • Adventure Riding
Leatham Road

Leatham Road

Information on Leatham Road

  • Adventure Riding
Boulder Stream 4X4 Track

Boulder Stream 4X4 Track

Information on Boulder Stream 4X4 Track

  • Adventure Riding
Leatham River 4X4 Track

Leatham River 4X4 Track

Information on the Leatham River 4X4 Track

  • Adventure Riding
Garmin 62s Review

Garmin 62s Review

A review of using the Garmin 62s for adventure riding and flyfishing

  • Adventure Riding
Exploring new routes #358

Exploring new routes #358

A few pics from a recent trip exploring new routes and rivers

  • Adventure Riding
Exploring new water #357

Exploring new water #357

Some photos from exploring a new stretch on a local river

  • Fishing
Exploring new routes #356

Exploring new routes #356

Some photos of the 3 day return trip from Omarama to Karamea

  • Adventure Riding
Clay Cliffs Track in Omarama

Clay Cliffs Track - Omarama

Photos and GPS route info on the Clay Cliffs Track in Omarama

  • Adventure Riding
Exploring new routes #354

Exploring new routes #354

Some photos from a GPS logging trip around Central

  • Adventure Riding
Tasman Valley Road + 4X4 track

Tasman Valley Road + 4X4 track

Information on Tasman Valley Road plus the upper 4X4 track

  • Adventure Riding
SH80 - Mt Cook Road

SH80 - Mt Cook Road

Information on SH80 - Mt Cook Road

  • Adventure Riding
Exploring new routes #351

Exploring new routes #351

A day out exploring new routes out the back of Omarama

  • Adventure Riding
SH83

SH83

Information on SH83

  • Adventure Riding
Exploring new routes #349

Exploring new routes #349

Some photos and links from exploring new tracks on a Cenrtal trip

  • Adventure Riding
Mountain Road

Mountain Road

Information on Mountain Road

  • Adventure Riding
Catlins Road

Catlins Road

Information on Catlins Road

  • Adventure Riding
Cairn Road

Cairn Road

Information on Cairn Road

  • Adventure Riding
Clinker Hill Road

Clinker Hill Road

Information on Clinker Hill Road

  • Adventure Riding
Spirit Burn Road

Spirit Burn Road

Information on Spirit Burn Road

  • Adventure Riding
Caroline Valley Road

Caroline Valley Road

Information on Caroline Valley Road and Glenure Hill Road

  • Adventure Riding
Waimea Valley Road

Waimea Valley Road

Information on Waimea Valley Road

  • Adventure Riding
Otamita Gorge Road

Otamita Gorge Road

Information on Otamita Gorge Road

  • Adventure Riding
Dolamore Park Road

Dolamore Park Road

Information on Dolamore Park Road

  • Adventure Riding
Reaby Road

Reaby Road

Information on Reaby Road

  • Adventure Riding
Kelvin Road

Kelvin Road

Information on Kelvin Road

  • Adventure Riding
New engine run

New engine run

Some pics from a trip down south to do an engine switch

  • Adventure Riding
SH65

SH65 - Shenandoah Highway

Information on SH65 - Shenandoah Highway

  • Adventure Riding
SH67

SH67

Information on SH67

  • Adventure Riding
Beach Road

Beach Road

Information on Beach Road - West Coast

  • Adventure Riding
Secret Water #333

Secret Water #333

Photos of Secret Water #333 - West Coast

  • Fishing
Eveing flick on the Karam

An eveing flick on the Karamea River

A couple of photos of an eveing flick on the Karamea River

  • Fishing
Waikori Road

Waikori Road

Information on Waikori Road

  • Adventure Riding
SH73 - Arthurs Pass

SH73 - Arthurs Pass

Information on SH73 - Arthurs Pass

  • Adventure Riding
Darkies Terrace Road

Darkies Terrace Road

Infromation on Darkies Terrace Road

  • Adventure Riding
June 2013 Arthurs Pass

June 2013 return trip to Karamea

A few pics from a return trip to Karamea via Athurs Pass

  • Adventure Riding
Fang Hill Hut

Fang Hill Hut

Information on Fang Hill Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Fang Hill Track

Fang Hill Track

Information on Fang Hill Track

  • Adventure Riding
Gowan Valley Road

Gowan Valley Road

Information on Gowan Valley Road

  • Adventure Riding
Matakitaki West Bank Road

Matakitaki West Bank Road

Information on Matakitaki West Bank Road

  • Adventure Riding
Matiri West Bank Road

Matiri West Bank Road

Information on Matiri West Bank Road

  • Adventure Riding
Matiri Valley Road

Matiri Valley Road

Information on Matiri Valley Road

  • Adventure Riding
Dublin Terrace Access Track

Dublin Terrace Access Track

Information on the Dublin Terrace access track leading down to the Buller River

  • Adventure Riding
Rough Creek Road

Rough Creek Road

Information on Rough Creek Road

  • Adventure Riding
Exploring new routes #319

Exploring new routes #319

A few photos from a recent trip checking out new tracks for the website

  • Adventure Riding
Brown Creek Road

Brown Creek Road

Information on Brown Creek Road

  • Adventure Riding
Belltown Manunui Hut

Belltown Manunui Hut

Information on Belltown Manunui Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Sherry River Road

Sherry River Road

Information on Sherry River Road and Tui Road

  • Adventure Riding
Collingwood Puponga Main Road

Collingwood Puponga Main Road

Information on Collingwood Puponga Main Road

  • Adventure Riding
Pakawau Bush, Dry and Cowin Road

Pakawau Bush, Dry and Cowin Road

Information on Pakawau Bush Road, Dry Road and Cowin Road

  • Adventure Riding
1 1/8 Fat Bar heaters

Internal handlebar heaters for 1 1/8 Bars

An article showing how to modify Poly Heaters to fit into 1 1/8 Bars

  • Adventure Riding
Coopers Creek

Coopers Creek

Information on Coopers Creek

  • Fishing
Oparara Road

Oparara Road

Information on Oparara Road

  • Adventure Riding
Fuel Tank Protectors

Fuel Tank Protectors

Details on making fibreglass fuel tank protectors

  • Adventure Riding
Break Creek

Break Creek

Information on Break Creek

  • Fishing
Postal River

Postal River

Information on Postal River

  • Fishing
Park Hill Road

Park Hill Road

Information on Park Hill Road

  • Adventure Riding
MacPherson Creek

MacPherson Creek

Information on MacPherson Creek

  • Fishing
Webb Creek

Webb Creek

Infromation on Webb Creek

  • Fishing
Harvey Creek

Harvey Creek

Information on Harvey Creek

  • Fishing
Tidal Creek

Tidal Creek

Information on Tidal Creek

  • Fishing
Blue Duck Creek

Blue Duck Creek

Information on Blue Duck Creek

  • Fishing
Wheel bearings for adventure bikes

Wheel bearings for adventure bikes

An article that helps avoiding the pitfalls of inferior wheel bearings

  • Adventure Riding
Exploring new water #300

Exploring new water #300

Video and photos of a trip exploring new water

  • Fishing
Potters Huts Track

Potters Huts Track

Information on Potters Huts Track

  • Adventure Riding
Shepherds Creek Hut

Shepherds Creek Hut

Information on Shepherds Creek Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Limestone Creek

Limestone Creek

Information on Limestone Creek

  • Fishing
Eyre Creek 4X4 Track

Eyre Creek 4X4 Track

Information on Eyre Creek 4X4 Track

  • Adventure Riding
Eyre Creek Road

Eyre Creek Road

Information on Eyre Creek Road

  • Adventure Riding
Captain Creek

Captain Creek

Information on Captain Creek

  • Fishing
Hodge Creek

Hodge Creek

Information on Hodge Creek

  • Fishing
Exploring new water #292

Exploring new water #292

Photos and video of a trip exploring a remote West Coast river

  • Fishing
Switzers Road

Switzers Road

Information on Switzers Road

  • Adventure Riding
Winding Creek Road

Winding Creek Road

Information on Winding Creek Road

  • Adventure Riding
Block Road

Block Road

Information on Block Road

  • Adventure Riding
Piano Flat Campsite

Piano Flat Campsite

Information on Piano Flat Campsite

  • Camping / Huts
Piano Flat Road

Piano Flat Road

An article on Piano Flat Road, Whitecoomb Road and Canton Road

  • Adventure Riding
8 day fly fishing heli trip

8 day fly fishing heli trip - February 2013

A rundown on a 8 day fly fishing heli trip on the West Coast

  • Fishing
Waikaia Bush Road

Waikaia Bush Road

Information on Waikaia Bush Road

  • Adventure Riding
Mt Bee Track

Mt Bee Track

Information on the Mt Bee Track

  • Adventure Riding
Two wheels, two rods and two weeks

Two wheels, two rods and two weeks

A report on a two week riding and fishing trip in the South Island including the 2013 Dusty Butt

  • Adventure Riding
Scotties Camp Hut

Scotties Camp Hut

Information on Scotties Camp Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Home Hills Runs Road

Home Hills Runs Road

Information on Home Hills Runs Road

  • Adventure Riding
2012 Christmas riding/fishing trip

2012 Christmas riding/fishing trip

Some pictures from the 2012 Christmas riding/fishing trip

  • Adventure Riding
Safari tank cross brace mod

Safari tank cross brace mod for a 28 litre tank - DRZ400

Replacing the stock Safari tank cross brace with a more robust one

  • Adventure Riding
Glasseye Road

Glasseye Road

Information on Glasseye Road

  • Adventure Riding
Little Wanganui Wharf Road

Little Wanganui Wharf Road

Information on Little Wanganui Wharf Road

  • Adventure Riding
Adventure riding cookers

Adventure riding cookers

A comprehensive article on cookers for adventure riding

  • Adventure Riding
Smiley Creek Track

Smiley Creek Track

Information on Smiley Creek Track

  • Adventure Riding
Six Mile Creek

Six Mile Creek

Information on Six Mile Creek

  • Fishing
Little Wanganui River

Little Wanganui River

Information on Little Wanganui River

  • Fishing
Captain Creek Road

Captain Creek Road

Information on Captain Creek Road

  • Adventure Riding
Wangapeka Road

Wangapeka Road

Information on Wangapeka Road

  • Adventure Riding
Hard luggage versus soft luggage

Hard luggage versus soft luggage

An article with a comparison of hard luggage versus soft luggage

  • Adventure Riding
Simms Rivershed boots review

Simms Rivershed boots review

A review on the Simms Rivershed boots

  • Fishing
Glasseye Creek

Glasseye Creek

Information on Glasseye Creek

  • Fishing
Exploring the West Coast

Exploring the West Coast

A few pics from a day exploring new water on the West Coast

  • Fishing
Kongahu Swamp Road

Kongahu Swamp Road

Information on Kongahu Swamp Road

  • Adventure Riding
Mokihinui Seddonville Road

Mokihinui Seddonville Road

Information on Mokihinui Seddonville Road

  • Adventure Riding
Charming Creek Road

Charming Creek Road

Information on Charming Creek Road

  • Adventure Riding
Start of the 2012/2013 fishing season

Start of the 2012/2013 fishing season

A few pics from the start of the 2012/2013 fishing season

  • Fishing
Dry Creek Camera Bag

Simms Dry Creek Camera Bag review

A review on the Simms Dry Creek Camera Bag

  • Fishing
Karamea River Mouth Track

Karamea River Mouth Track

Information on the Karamea River Mouth Track

  • Adventure Riding
Arapito Road

Arapito Road

Information on Arapito Road

  • Adventure Riding
Polarised Sunglasses

Polarised Sunglasses - Is there any difference?

An interesting article on polarised sunglasses

  • Fishing
quick flick

Quick Flick

A quick flick before the opening of the 2012/2013 season

  • Fishing
De Malmanches Road

De Malmanches Road

Information on De Malmanches Road

  • Adventure Riding
Oparara River

Oparara River

Information on the Oparara River

  • Fishing
Oparara Estuary

Oparara Estuary access track

Information on the track to acces the Oparara Estuary

  • Adventure Riding
Fennian Track Road

Fennian Track Road

Information on Fennian Track Road

  • Adventure Riding
Mccallums Mill Road

Mccallums Mill Road

Information on Mccallums Mill Road

  • Adventure Riding
Kohaihai River

Kohaihai River

Information on the Kohaihai River

  • Fishing
Kohaihai Campsite

Kohaihai Campsite

Information on Kohaihai Campsite

  • Camping / Huts
Engine performance modifications

Engine performance modifications

Engine performance modifications for small bore adventure bikes (250cc or less)

  • Adventure Riding
Karamea-Kohaihai Road

Karamea-Kohaihai Road

Information on Karamea-Kohaihai Road

  • Adventure Riding
Karamea Highway

Karamea Highway

Information on Karamea Highway

  • Adventure Riding
Lake Sumner Campsite

Lake Sumner Campsite

Information on the campsite at the head of Lake SUmner

  • Camping / Huts

Lake Sumner Outlet Campsite

Information on Lake Sumner outlet campsite

  • Camping / Huts
Lake Sumner Outlet Track

Lake Sumner Outlet Track

Information and GPS files for the Lake Sumner outlet track

  • Adventure Riding
Lake Mason Hut

Lake Mason Hut

Location and permission information for Lake Mason Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Lake Pearson Campsite

Lake Pearson Campsite

Information on Lake Pearson Campsite

  • Camping / Huts
Milltown Road

Milltown Road

Information on Milltown Road

  • Adventure Riding
DRZ400 Pannier racks

Building DRZ400 pannier racks and top rack

A detailed article on building pannier racks for a DRZ400

  • Adventure Riding
adventure bike pannier boxes

Building adventure bike pannier boxes from fiberglass

A detailed article on building pannier boxes for a DRZ400

  • Adventure Riding
adventure bikes

Choosing an adventure bike

A detailed article looking at the many options for choosing an adventure bike

  • Adventure Riding
Taieri Peak Road

Taieri Peak Road

Information on Taieri Peak Road

  • Adventure Riding
Golden Bar Road

Golden Bar Road

Information on Golden Bar Road

  • Adventure Riding
Lake Guyon Hut

Lake Guyon Hut

Information on Lake Guyon Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Waratah Road

Waratah Road to SH8

Information on Waratah Road and a back road route to SH8

  • Adventure Riding
Mackenzie Pass Road

Mackenzie Pass Road

Information on Mackenzie Pass Road

  • Adventure Riding
Rollesby Valley Road

Rollesby Valley Road

Information on Rollesby Valley Road

  • Adventure Riding
Haldon  Arm Road

Haldon Arm Road

Information on Haldon Arm Road

  • Adventure Riding
Ohau C Substation to Haldon Campground

Ohau C Substation to Haldon Campground

Information on the 4X4 track from Ohau C Substation to Haldon Campground

  • Adventure Riding
Waikoato Valley Road

Waikoato Valley Road

Information on Waikoato Valley Road

  • Adventure Riding
Kawhaka Fishery Road

Kawhaka Fishery Road

Information on Kawhaka Fishery Road

  • Adventure Riding
Puketiro - Kahuika School Road

Puketiro Road and Kahuika School Road

Information on Puketiro Road and Kahuika School Road

  • Adventure Riding
Tawanui Road

Tawanui Road

Information on Tawanui Road

  • Adventure Riding
Burnt Flat Road

Burnt Flat Road

Information on Burnt Flat Road

  • Adventure Riding
Centre Hill Road

Centre Hill Road

Information on Centre Hill Road

  • Adventure Riding
Warnock Road

Warnock Road

Information on Warnock Road

  • Adventure Riding
Purakaunui Bay Road

Purakaunui Bay Road

Information on Purakaunui Bay Road

  • Adventure Riding
Tahakopa Beach Road

Tahakopa Beach Road

Information on Tahakopa Beach Road

  • Adventure Riding
Long Point Road

Long Point Road

Information on Long Point Road

  • Adventure Riding
Purakauiti School Road

Purakauiti School Road

Information on Purakauiti School Road

  • Adventure Riding
Purakaunui Falls Road

Purakaunui Falls Road

Information on Purakaunui Falls Road

  • Adventure Riding
Puaho Road

Puaho Road

Information on Puaho Road

  • Adventure Riding
Soft luggage racks

Soft luggage racks for adventure bikes

A detailed and comprehensive article on setting up robust racks for soft luggage

  • Adventure Riding
Lake Lyndon

Lake Lyndon

Information on Lake Lyndon

  • Fishing
Fish Lake

Fish Lake

Information on Fish Lake

  • Fishing
Island Lake

Island Lake

Information on Island Lake

  • Fishing
Lake Sedgemere

Lake Sedgemere

Information on Lake Sedgemere

  • Fishing
Ramrock Road - Bucklands Crossing

Ramrock Road - Bucklands Crossing

Information on Ramrock Road - Bucklands Crossing

  • Adventure Riding
Old Dunstan Road

Old Dunstan Road

Information on Old Dunstan Road

  • Adventure Riding
Te Akatarawa Road

Te Akatarawa Road

Information on Te Akatarawa Road

  • Adventure Riding
Black Forest Road

Black Forest Road

Information on Black Forest Road

  • Adventure Riding
Diggers Ride

Diggers Ride

Some pics from the 2012 Diggers Ride organised by Struan from Kiwi Biker

  • Adventure Riding
Lake Guyon

Lake Guyon

Information on Lake Guyon

  • Fishing
West Bank Road

West Bank Road

Information on West Bank Road

  • Adventure Riding
Waiuta Road

Waiuta Road

Information on Waiuta Road

  • Adventure Riding
Matakitaki Road

Matakitaki Road

Information on Matakitaki Road

  • Adventure Riding
Maruia Saddle Road

Maruia Saddle Road

Information on Maruia Saddle Road

  • Adventure Riding
2012 final fishing trip

2012 season end fishing trip

The final fishing trip for the 2012 season

  • Adventure Riding
  • Fishing
Cullers Hut

Cullers Hut

Information on Cullers Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Elcho Hut

Elcho Hut

Information on Elcho Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Mistake Flats Hut

Mistake Flats Hut

Information on Mistake Flats Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Curtis Memorial Hut

Curtis Memorial Hut

Information on Curtis Memorial Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Growler Hut

Growler Hut

Information on Growler Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Lawrence Bivvy

Lawrence Bivvy

Information on Lawrence Bivvy

  • Camping / Huts
Lawrence Hut

Lawrence Hut

Information on Lawrence Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Grough Hut

Grough Hut

Information on Grough Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Top Hut

Top Hut

Information on Top Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Broken Hut Road

Broken Hut Road

Information on Broken Hut Road

  • Adventure Riding
Simms Freestone Boot Review

Simms Freestone Boot Review

A three year review on the Simms Freestone Boot

  • Fishing
Braeburn Track

Braeburn Track

Information on Braeburn Track

  • Adventure Riding
Lady Lake

Lady Lake

Information on Lady Lake

  • Fishing
Lake Tennyson

Lake Tennyson

Information on Lake Tennyson

  • Fishing
Coalpit Dam

Coalpit Dam - Hoffmans Dam

Information on the access road into Coalpit Dam and Hoffmans Dam

  • Adventure Riding
Lake Monowai Road

Lake Monowai Road

Information on Lake Monowai Road

  • Adventure Riding
Ahuriri Base Hut

Ahuriri Base Hut

Information on Ahuriri Base Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Birchwood Road

Birchwood Road

Information on Birchwood Road

  • Adventure Riding
Clarence via Blind Saddle

Clarence via Blind Saddle

Information on the Clarence via Blind Saddle on the DOC open weekends

  • Adventure Riding
Hawkdun Runs Road

Hawkdun Runs Road

Information on Hawkdun Runs Road

  • Adventure Riding
Manuherikia East Branch

Manuherikia East Branch

Information on Manuherikia East Branch

  • Adventure Riding
Hakataramea Pass/Valley Road

Hakataramea Pass/Valley Road

Information on both Hakataramea Pass Road and Hakataramea Valley Road

  • Adventure Riding
Haldon Road

Haldon Road

Information on Haldon Road

  • Adventure Riding
Lake Onslow Road

Lake Onslow Road

Information on Lake Onslow Road

  • Adventure Riding
fly fishing lakes

High Country fly fishing

A fishing report from a weekend Jaymie and I spent fishing a couple of High Country lakes

  • Fishing
Roaring Lion Hut

Roaring Lion Hut

Information on the Roaring Lion Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Roaring Lion River

Roaring Lion River

Information on the Roaring Lion River

  • Fishing
Beautiful River

Beautiful River

Information on the Beautiful River

  • Fishing
Simms Gore-Tex Qualifier Cap

Simms Gore-Tex Qualifier Cap review

A review of the Simms Gore-Tex Qualifier Cap

  • Fishing
2012 heli fishing trip

March 2012 heli fly fishing trip

After many delays we finally got away on a great 7 day fishing trip up into some beautiful water

  • Fishing
Red Hut

Red Hut

Information on Red Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Monument Hut

Monument Hut

Information on Monument Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Boundary Hut

Boundary Hut

Information on Boundary Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Mavora Lakes 4X4 Track

Mavora Lakes 4X4 Track

Information on Mavora Lakes 4X4 Track

  • Adventure Riding
Mavora Lakes Road

Mavora Lakes Road

Information on Mavora Lakes Road

  • Adventure Riding
Von Road

Von Road

Information on Von Road

  • Adventure Riding
Nevis Road

Nevis Road

Information on Nevis Road

  • Adventure Riding
Island Gully Hut

Island Gully Hut

Information on Island Gully Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Sedgemere Sleepout

Sedgemere Sleepout

Information on Sedgemere Sleepout

  • Camping / Huts
Lake Henrietta

Lake Henrietta

Information on Lake Henrietta

  • Fishing
Lake Lilian

Lake Lilian

Information on Lake Lilian

  • Fishing
Fitzwilliam Hut

Fitzwilliam Hut

Information on Fitzwilliam Hut

  • Camping / Huts
High Country fly fishing

High Country Lake fly fishing weekend

A couple of days spent in the High Country fly fishing

  • Adventure Riding
  • Fishing
Little Lake Ida

Little Lake Ida

Information on Little Lake Ida

  • Fishing
Lake Ida

Lake Ida

Information on Lake Ida

  • Fishing
Lake Catherine

Lake Catherine

Information on Lake Catherine

  • Fishing
High Country Lake fly fishing

High Country Lake fly fishing weekend

A great weekend spent fly fishing a couple of High Country lake

  • Fishing
Borland Biv

Borland Biv

Information on Borland Biv

  • Camping / Huts
Borland Road

Borland Road

Information on Borland Road and access to Lake Manapouri South Arm

  • Adventure Riding
High Country ride and fish

Fly fishing High Country lakes

A riding / fishing report from a return route, Karamea to Christchurch through the High Country

  • Adventure Riding
  • Fishing
Hammock Camping

Hammock Camping

An interesting and thorough write-up on Hammock Camping

  • Adventure Riding
  • Camping / Huts
  • Fishing
Boundary Creek Hut

Boundary Creek Hut

Information on Boundary Creek Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Manuherikia River

Manuherikia River Track - West Branch

Information on the Manuherikia River Track West Branch

  • Adventure Riding
Johnstones Creek Track

Johnstones Creek Track

Information on Johnstones Creek Track

  • Adventure Riding
Mount Buster Track

Mount Buster Track

Information on the Mount Buster Track

  • Adventure Riding
adventure bike screen

Building an adventure bike screen

A look into how the screen and dash were built on a DRZ400 setup for adventure riding

  • Adventure Riding
Lillburn Valley Road

Lillburn Valley Road

Information on Lillburn Valley Road

  • Adventure Riding
Clarence River

Clarence River run

An overnighter up the Clarence River

  • Adventure Riding
New Zeland adventure ride

Two month South Island adventrure ride

A two month adventure ride and fishing trip of the South Island

  • Adventure Riding
DRZ 400 E adventure bike

DRZ400 adventure bike build

A list of mods to get a 100% stock bike ready for adventure riding

  • Adventure Riding
DB1K 2011 Offs

DB1K 2011 Offs

A few pics of the not so glamorous moments I captured on camera

  • Adventure Riding
Old Christchurch Road

Old Christchurch Road

Information on Old Christchurch Road

  • Adventure Riding
Stafford Loop Road

Stafford Loop Road

Information on Stafford Loop Road

  • Adventure Riding
Kotuku Bell Hill Road

Kotuku Bell Hill Road

Information on Kotuku Bell Hill Road

  • Adventure Riding
Deep Creek Road

Deep Creek Road

Information on Deep Creek Road

  • Adventure Riding
Bell Hill Road

Bell Hill Road

Information on Bell Hill Road

  • Adventure Riding
Station Creek Track

Station Creek Track

Information on Station Creek Track

  • Adventure Riding
Kumara Canal Road

Kumara Canal Road

Information on Kumara Canal Road

  • Adventure Riding
Taramakau Settlement Road

Taramakau Settlement Road

Infomration on Taramakau Settlement Road

  • Adventure Riding
Taramakau Dredge Track

Taramakau Dredge Track

Information on the Taramakau Dredge Track

  • Adventure Riding
Lake Brunner Road

Lake Brunner Road

Information on Lake Brunner Road

  • Adventure Riding
Rutherglen Road

Rutherglen Road

Information on Rutherglen Road

  • Adventure Riding
Mount Riley

Mount Riley

Information on Mount Riley

  • Adventure Riding
Marsden Road

Marsden Road

Information on Marsden Road

  • Adventure Riding
No Name Road

No Name Road

Information on No Name Road

  • Adventure Riding
Blackwater Creek Track

Blackwater Creek Track

Information on Blackwater Creek Track

  • Adventure Riding
Maori Creek Road and Maori Gully Road

Maori Creek Road - Maori Gully Road

Information on Maori Creek Road and Maori Gully Road

  • Adventure Riding
Cape Terrace Road

Cape Terrace Road

Information on Cape Terrace Road

  • Adventure Riding
Clifton Road

Clifton Road

Information on Clifton Road

  • Adventure Riding
Kumara Inchbonnie Road

Kumara Inchbonnie Road

Infomration on Kumara Inchbonnie Road

  • Adventure Riding
West Coast trip

West Coast GPS logging trip

A 3 day ride on the Coast GPS logging with a long snowy ride home

  • Adventure Riding
Lawrence Valley Track

Lawrence Valley Track

Information on Lawrence Valley Track

  • Adventure Riding
Hakatere Potts Road

Hakatere Potts Road

Information on Hakatere Potts Road

  • Adventure Riding
Lawrence River ride

Lawrence River ride

A 3 day ride up the Lawrence River for a look around and a Thar hunt

  • Adventure Riding
  • Hunting
Havelock River Track

Havelock River Track

Information on Havelock River Track

  • Adventure Riding
Rangitata Gorge Road

Rangitata Gorge Road

Information on Rangitata Gorge Road

  • Adventure Riding
Kennedy Memorial Hut

Kennedy Memorial Hut

Information on Kennedy Memorial Hut

  • Camping / Huts
new motorbike clutch plates

Installing new motorbike clutch fibres

Installing new clutch fibres on a DRZ250

  • Adventure Riding
Station Hut

Station Hut

Information on Station Hut

  • Camping / Huts
West Coast ADV Ride

West Coast ADV Ride

A few pics of a recent trip to the coast to GPS log some new areas

  • Adventure Riding
Dobson Valley Track

Dobson Valley Track

Information on Dobson Valley Track

  • Adventure Riding
Glen Lyon Road

Glen Lyon Road

Information on Glen Lyon Road

  • Adventure Riding
Hopkins Valley Track

Hopkins Valley Track

Information on Hopkins Valley Track

  • Adventure Riding
Lake Ohau Road

Lake Ohau Road

Information on Lake Ohau Road

  • Adventure Riding
West Coast ride

West Coast ride

A few pics of a recent trip to the Coast to GPS log some new areas

  • Adventure Riding
Jims Flat Track

Jims Flat Track

Information on Jims Flat Track

  • Adventure Riding
Aahaura Kopara Road

Aahaura Kopara Road

Information on Aahaura Kopara Road

  • Adventure Riding
Hayman Road - Mount Cook Station Road

Hayman Road - Mount Cook Station Road

Information on Hayman Road - Mount Cook Station Road

  • Adventure Riding
Braemar Road

Braemar Road

Information on Braemar Road

  • Adventure Riding
Red Stag Hut

Red Stag Hut

Information on Red Stag Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Godley River track

Godley River track

Information on the Godley River track

  • Adventure Riding
carburettor for deep water crossings

Plumbing a motorbike carburettor for deep water crossings

An article using a Mikuni TM28 as an example of how to plumb a motorbike carburettor for deep water crossings

  • Adventure Riding
7 day SI ADV ride

7 day South Island adventure ride

A 7 day adventure ride in the South Island

  • Adventure Riding
West Coast ADV Ride

West Coast ADV Ride

A 3 day West Coast ADV ride

  • Adventure Riding
Lake Hochstetter Track

Lake Hochstetter Track

Information on the access roads to Lake Hochstetter

  • Adventure Riding
New Creek to Denniston

New Creek to Denniston

Information on the New Creek to Denniston track

  • Adventure Riding
Molesworth Route

Molesworth Route

Information on the Molesworth Route of Awatere Valley Road and Tophouse Road

  • Adventure Riding
Fiddlers Flat Road

Fiddlers Flat Road

Information on Fiddlers Flat Road

  • Adventure Riding
Danseys Pass

Danseys Pass

Information on Danseys Pass

  • Adventure Riding
Harper Road

Harper Road

Information on Harper Road

  • Adventure Riding
Palmer Road

Palmer Road

Information on Palmer Road

  • Adventure Riding
Lake Mason Track

Lake Mason Track

Information on Lake Mason Track

  • Adventure Riding
5 day High Country ADV ride/fishing trip

5 day High Country ADV ride/fishing trip cut short

Day 1 and 2 of a trip that was cut short due to mechanical issues

  • Adventure Riding
Porika Road

Porika Road

Information on Porika Road

  • Adventure Riding
Big River Hut

Big River Hut

Information on Big River Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Big River Road

Big River Road

Information on Big River Road

  • Adventure Riding
Rainbow Road

Rainbow Road

Information on Rainbow Road

  • Adventure Riding
Waitahu River Track

Waitahu River Track

Information on the Waitahu River Track

  • Adventure Riding
Montgomerie Hut

Montgomerie Hut

Information on Montgomerie Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Rip Rap

Simms RipRap Shoe review

A review of the Simms RipRap Shoe over the 2010 and 2011 fishing season

  • Fishing
Central Otago adventure riding

Central Otago adventure ride

3 days riding Central Otago before winter kicked in

  • Adventure Riding
Central Otago adventure ride

3 day Central Otago adventure ride 2011

Photos from a 2 day ride around some of Central Otago

  • Adventure Riding
South Island Adventure Ride

7 Day South Island adventure ride / fishing trip

Photos of a 7 day fishing adventure ride in New Zealand

  • Adventure Riding
Big River

Big River Ride

A weekend ride up Big River and staying at Big River hut

  • Adventure Riding
South Island Adventure Ride

South Island Adventure Ride

Photos of a 3 day South Island adventure ride

  • Adventure Riding
Lilybank Road

Lilybank Road

Route information on Lilybank Road

  • Adventure Riding
Macaulay Hut

Macaulay Hut

Information on Macaulay Hut

  • Camping / Huts
Macaulay River

Macaulay River ride

A few pics from a recent trip up the Macaulay River

  • Adventure Riding
Lees Valley Ride

Lees Valley ride

A few pics from a recent ride

  • Adventure Riding
Jims Flat Hut

Jims Flat Hut

Information on Jims Flat Hut

  • Camping / Huts
DB1K

DB1K - 2011

Pictures from the DB1K in 2011

  • Adventure Riding
Lake Evelyn

Lake Evelyn

Information on Lake Evelyn

  • Fishing
Karamea flood

Karamea flood 2010

A few pics of the Karamea river flooding

  • Fishing
float tube fishing

A windy day in the float tube

A day in the High Country float tube fishing

  • Fishing
High Country South Island

Lake Georgina

Information on Lake Georgina

  • Fishing
Jims Flat Hut

Weekend ride to fish the Ahuara River

A weekend on the West Coast fishing the Ahuara River and staying at Jims Flat Hut

  • Adventure Riding
  • Fishing
Exploring the Coast

Exploring the Coast - Part II

A sunny weekend on the Coast in search of new fishing spots

  • Adventure Riding
DB1k 2011

DB1k 2011 GPS run

Sorting the final GPS route for the DB1k 2011

  • Adventure Riding
Exploring the West Coast

Exploring the Coast

A wet weekend on the Coast in search of new fishing spots

  • Adventure Riding
fishing Lake Georgina

A day with Georgina

A leisurely day fishing Lake Georgina

  • Fishing
West Coast fishing

West Coast fishing weekend

A cold start to a West Coast fishing weekend

  • Fishing
West Coast fishing

West Coast batch weekend

A weekend on the West Coast fishing

  • Fishing
Mailing Pass

Mailing Pass Track

Access info for Mailing Pass

  • Adventure Riding
High Country fishing trip

High Country fishing trip

A 3 day trip in the High Country exploring rivers lakes

  • Adventure Riding
  • Fishing
Lake Marymere

Lake Marymere

Lake Marymere information

  • Fishing
Lake Daniells

Lake Daniells

Info on Lake Daniells

  • Fishing
Lake Daniells

Lake Daniells fishing weekend

A fishing trip to Lake Daniells over a rainy weekend

  • Fishing
fishing opening 2010

Opening weekend 2010

Heading down south for opening weekend 2010

  • Fishing
Lees Valley

Lees Valley - Okuku Pass

Trip planning info for Lees Valley - Okuku Pass

  • Adventure Riding
DRZ250 performance exhaust

DRZ250 performance exhaust

Installing a Cycleworks DRZ250 performance exhaust

  • Adventure Riding
DRZ250 adv bike

Setting up a DRZ 250 for adventure riding

A step through the setup of a DRZ250

  • Adventure Riding
landing net for the fly fisherm

Choosing a landing net for the catch and release fisherman on foot

Information on landing nets and how to choose one for catch and release fishing on foot

  • Fishing
Edwards Pass Track

Edwards Pass Track

Access info up Edwards Pass track

  • Adventure Riding
Lake Pearson

Lake Pearson

Information on Lake Pearson

  • Fishing
Macaulay River track

Macaulay River track

Information on the Macaulay River track

  • Adventure Riding
Exped Swan WB

Exped Swan WB sleeping bag review

A review of the Exped Swan WB sleeping bag

  • Adventure Riding
  • Camping / Huts
DRZ 250 Bashplate

B&B Off-Road Engineering DRZ250 Bashplate Review

A review of the B&B Off-Road Engineering DRZ250 Bashplate

  • Adventure Riding
Large fuel tank DRZ 250

Long range fuel tank for a DRZ 250

Installing a long range fuel tank on a DRZ 250

  • Adventure Riding
DRZ 250 Airbox mod

DRZ 250 Airbox mod

DRZ 250 Airbox mod

  • Adventure Riding
High Country Fishing

A warm winter fishing weekend

A few images of a High Country fishing trip on the bike

  • Fishing
windshield and light grill for a DRZ 250

DRZ 250 windshield and light grill

Fabrication images of a DRZ 250 windshield and light grill

  • Adventure Riding
High Country adventure ride

High Country adventure ride / fishing trip

High Country fishing and adventure ride weekend

  • Adventure Riding
  • Fishing
snow chains for a motorbike

Building motorbike snow chains

An article on building motorbike snow chains

  • Adventure Riding
High Country Fishing

Snowy High Country Fishing Weekend

A snowy end to a weekend of fishing in the High Country

  • Adventure Riding
  • Fishing
Alloy DRZ 250 panniers

Fabricating aluminium panniers for a DRZ250

Details on fabricating aluminium panniers for a DRZ250

  • Adventure Riding
Lake Hawdon

Lake Hawdon

Lake Hawdon

  • Fishing
west coast hunting and riding

Skunked on the West Coast hunting

A trip to the coast for chamois but came out empty handed

  • Hunting
Motorbike rifle rack

Motorbike rifle rack

Fabricating a motorbike rifle rack

  • Adventure Riding
Access to Lake Sumner Forest Park

Access to Lake Sumner Forest Park

Access to Lake Sumner Forest Park

  • Adventure Riding
Loch Katrine

Loch Katrine

Information on Loch Katrine

  • Fishing
Experimental fly Lake Lyndon

Experimental fly on Lake Lyndon

Testing an experimental fly on Lake Lyndon

  • Fishing
Queens Birthday fishing weekend

Queens Birthday fishing weekend

Queens Birthday fishing weekend

  • Fishing
Lake Sarah

Lake Sarah

Information on Lake Sarah

  • Fishing
Lake Taylor

Lake Taylor

Information about Lake Taylor

  • Fishing
Harper River Track

Harper River Track

Information on the Harper River Track

  • Adventure Riding
Exped Downmat

Exped Downmat review

A review of the Exped Downmat

  • Adventure Riding
  • Camping / Huts
Black Wolf Mantis 1 tent

Black Wolf Mantis 1 tent review

A review of the Black Wolf Mantis 1 tent

  • Adventure Riding
  • Camping / Huts
West Coast chamois hunt

West Coast Chamois Hunt

A weekend on the Coast Chamois Hunting

  • Hunting
DMH Hike-Lite Shelter

DMH Hike-Lite Refuge Bay Shelter Fly review

DMH Hike-Lite Refuge Bay Shelter Fly review

  • Adventure Riding
  • Camping / Huts
High Country fly fishing

A windy day in the High Country fly fishing

A windy day in the High Country fly fishing

  • Fishing
Lyndon Road Homestead Road

Lyndon Road - Homestead Road

Information on Lyndon Road through to Homestead Road

  • Adventure Riding
Lake Selfe

Lake Selfe

Lake Selfe Information

  • Fishing
Catch and release

Catch and release

Catch and release in New Zealand

 
High Country fishing

High Country 3 day fishing trip

3 day High Country fishing trip

  • Fishing
msr-whisperlite-stove

MSR WhisperLite stove review

A review of the MSR WhisperLite stove

  • Adventure Riding
southern alps hunting

Southern Alps hunting

A hunting trip into the Sourthern Alps bringing a nice hind in for the freezer

  • Hunting
West coast brown trout fishing

West Coast fishing weekend

A weekend on the Coast fishing

 
West Coast Lake Hanlon

Lake Hanlon

Lake Hanlon information

 
Sage 4560

First impressions of the Sage Z-axis and Sage 4560CF

First time on the water with the Sage Z-axis and Sage 4560CF

 
Simms

Simms L2 wader review

A review of the Simms L2 waders

  • Fishing
High Country Lake Grasmere

Lake Grasmere

Information on Lake Grasmere

  • Fishing