Date: 24 November 2018.
Trip type: Canyoning EM (v3a2).
Location: Akatarawa Forest Park.
Author: MeganS and Marie.
Trampers: MeganS (leader), Bart, Caryl, David, EmilyS, Marie, MikeC, MikeW, Tracey.
Canyoning has a narrow season – focused around summer for less time shivering and lower water hazard. This trip was great as a season starter – to get back in to the swing of it and to take a few people out on their first trip – the access is relatively easy and the canyon … Read more
Date: 9 September 2018.
Trip type: MTB Mountain Biking.
Location: Akatarawa Forest Park and Kāpiti Coast.
Trampers: Emily (leader), Debbie, Sue, Ryan and Henry.
INTRODUCTION This is a great place to go if you’re training for a bike-packing mission like the Old Ghost Road, getting into mountain biking but tired of the crowds at Makara Peak, or just out to explore some beautiful coastal forest. It has great variety of track, challenging ups, exciting downs, lovely forest, stunning views … Read more