Tramping in Arthur´s Pass National Park

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Tramping in Arthur´s Pass National Park
Created On: Apr 6, 2011
Last Edited On: Apr 6, 2011

Arthur´s Pass National Park

Devils Punchbowl FallsDevil's Punchbowl Falls
Close to Christchurch, this was the first park on my trip to New Zealand. As I arrived, it was very wet, so I changed plans at first, but two days later I was back for a total of six days of glorious tramping, as the Kiwi´s call hiking. It's a beautiful place!
Mount RollestonMt Rolleston

The first day was a day hike to Avalanche Peak. Much shorter than the route description might make you think - it says 6-8 hours, but I think 4-6 is more appropriate. But that doesn't take away anything of the spectactular scenery.
Cows along the Taipo RiverCows along the Taipo River

The next day I went out with the big pack, for a five day tramp. One of these days I didn't see a soul - not counting the cows, that is.

I'm thinking about writing a TR about it, but for now, here are the pictures.

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Arthur´s Pass National Park

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