Personal Website of Fergus Young. Kia ora, Welcome. This Website (together with KAHA) serves as essentially a place and home on the Web to call my own, a personal primary point of presence on the Internet in which I use to keep in contact with Friends and Family both at home and abroad. I […]
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Current Notices, little life snippets and other observations can be found on my General Blog at KAHA.NZ
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Photo-log of my time walking (and Kayaking) the various DOC (Department of Conservations) “Great Walks” here in New Zealand. Milford Track, Waikaremoana, Routeburn Trail, Kepler Track and Kayaking the Whanganui River
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Kayaking, River Rafting and Canoeing Trips Including the Whanganui River Journey
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Individual Day Walks around the Auckland Region, including Waitakare and Hunua Ramges
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Hikes (both Day and Multi-Day) beyond the Auckland Region, including Waikato’s. Mt Te Aroha, Blue springs, Wairere Falls, Kaimais, Kaimanawas and further beyond
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2nd Decemeber 2017 – Short little afternoon trip to explore Mahurangi Regional Park’s Orienteering course, then a stroll up Mount Eden after consuming Peaking Duck at Hee’s Garden Restaurant.
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26th November 2017 – Day trip to the King Country to explore some caves at Kohatunui with the Auckland Adventure Meetup. Thanks to Suzie, Phil for inviting us on to their property taking us around, Guiding and for their very welcoming hospitality and to Henko and Tilak for organizing this trip.
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12 November 2017. Day Trip with the North Shore Tramping Club to Motuora Island. Special thanks to Imogen (Trip Lead / Organizer), and Karen (Bus Driver). Despite the MetService forecasts leading up to the weekend, we received “Good Weather as Ordered”.
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4th to 5th November 2017. Weekend explore around Palmerston North City, including Sledge Track, Manawatu Gorge, the Wind Turbines and Caccia Birch House. Note: Gallery below contains pictures of Wetas up close, if you suffer from Arachnophobia, probably best not to view. 😉 If you wish to share any of these on social media, feel […]
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28th October 2017 – Assortment of snaps from outside of the OTNZ Admin meeting. Some pictures from the flight down there and afterwards during a rental Camper Van relocation. Experience with the camper van relocation process documented in brief at KAHA
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21st to 23rd October 2017 – Uncompleted attempt to get around the northern circuit.
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14th October 2017 – Karekare Beach Loop in the Waitakare Ranges. Will write up a more detailed trip report / route report one of these days. Zion Hill track on the day we did it is currently in a very muddy state.
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8th October 2017 – Afternoon Roadtrip to Awhitu Lighthouse.
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7th October 2017 – Photos from two short walks around The Waikato. Mount Taupiri and Pukemokemoke. Short Info Summary at KAHA.
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24th September 2017 – Day walk up to Kohukohunui and back. See Trip notes at KAHA
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