St James Conservation Day Out!

St James Conservation Day Out!

I had heard great things about the St James Conservation Area from so many friends and had seen it from afar from Molesworth Station in the past… But it the was lure of natural hot pools in the wild, along the Edwards River that grabbed my curiosity and so I locked in the plan to find them. Just a few anecdotal descriptions from mates and a bri...
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7 Summits in 7 Days

7 Summits in 7 Days

Conditioning of my mental strength for when I run the Te Araroa trail in 2019 was the rationale for running 7 summits in 7 days. I took 9 days off work and I didn't want to do just one mountain, I wanted to do 7 different ones. I chose, Corner Peak, Mount Alpha, Isthmus Peak, Breast Hill, Mount Maude, Grandview and Ben Lomond- nothing like a week of summits to get the thighs and mind burning!
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We Are Hiring!! Must Love Dogs!!

Must Love Dogs!  (And adventures, mountains, gear, beer and boats...)   FurtherFaster and Long Cloud Kayaks are not just an online retailer of outdoor gear and apparel but also a neighbourhood gear shop with a big heart. The small size of our organisation allows each team member to wear many hats and play a vital role as our company grows. If y...
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Peak to Pub - What You Should Know!

Peak to Pub - What You Should Know!

Peak to Pub is an annual race that held in Canterbury at the late part of the ski season. It involves a combination of skiing, biking and running to get from the top of Mt. Hutt ski field to the pub at Methven. The event can be undertaken as a three-person team, with each person completing one of the stages, or as a solo effort. The following l...
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