Monthly Archives: July 2012

Brunner Mine – Arnold River Loop

Brunner Mine footbridge

Several times a week Cliff and I walk to the Brunner Mine site on the west side of the Grey River and walk back on the east (Taylorville) side. It’s a good walk, flat and safe with grass along the … Continue reading

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Easter visitors

Lauren and Vicki

For a few days after Easter we had visitors from Canterbury. True to form, it did rain but for every rainy day there was a sunny one. The day Lynley, Neil, Vicki and Lauren arrived was rainy. That didn’t stop … Continue reading

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Mahinapua walkway, near Hokitika

crossing the bridge

The Mahinapua walkway starts eight kilometres south of Hokitika. It’s an easy walk which follows an old logging tramway route through a cross section of West Coast bush history. The walk passes through rimu forest, regenerating native forest and pine, … Continue reading

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