Wilderness

WHAT’S IN MY PACK

Ieva Laucina first came to New Zealand in 2018 to visit friends she had made while running dog sledding tours in Norway. She fell in love with the mountains here and decided to hike the Te Araroa Trail with only a running pack.

“I wanted to experience the freedom of the mountains, moving fast and

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Spotted Shag
THE SPOTTED SHAG (parekareka) is a largely marine-based cormorant that can be found roosting on cliff edges. It spends a lot of its time at sea diving for food and can hold its breath for up to 70 seconds. Endemic (occurring only in New Zealand) spec
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Off Track On Open Tops
IF YOU HAVEN’T GONE off track and want to test your map-reading skills, a descent from 1688m Mt Somers is the perfect first experience. From Sharplin Falls car park, follow the Mt Somers Track clockwise over Hookey Knob and climb steadily west along
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2021 Wilderness PHOTO COMPETITION
Celebrate the uniqueness of New Zealand hut life and locations, or share the perfect camping scene. For the wilderness photos that make you go ‘wow’. Whether taken from a mountaintop or deep in the bush, it should be a view to savour and the best ph