Sleep is important before a big climb. Sleeping next to the babbling river at the Danseys Pass Holiday Park was interrupted by the scurrying of a hedgehog who tried to […]
Our night out at Fisherman’s Bend campground just beyond the Aviemore Dam on Lake Waitaki was downright chilly. Night time temperatures hovered just above freezing and the rain was icy […]
The Otago Peninsula can be, according to our Cycling New Zealand guidebook, New Zealand’s flattest ride. That is if you ride along the coast road. The guide book also suggests that […]
We are now five days into our actual bike tour of the South Island, New Zealand. We spent our first week hanging out with Janet’s wonderful family, Chris, Kelly, Millie […]
Our next two days…we start climbing into the mountains. So far, we haven’t even seen them because of overcast skies.