WEST COAST, CAVE RAFTING, PUNIKAKI ROCKS, INLAND PACK TRACK HIKE, HOKITIKA February 25th 2007 TRAVELLING DOWN WEST COAST AT MOMENT.
WHILE TRAVELLING DOWN DECIDED TO TRY OUT SOME CAVE RAFTING, INVOLVED LOTS OF SLIDING THROUGH SMALL HOLES AND EVENTUALLY ENDED UP SITTING ON A RUBBER RING FLOATING THROUGH THE CAVE.
GOT TO SOME GREAT LOOKING ROCKS LOOK LIKE PANCAKES. AROUND THIS AREA DID ANOTHER HIKE CALLED THE INLAND PACK TRACK. NICE WALK BUT FULL OF DEEP MUD HAD A BAD TIME WHEN MUD EVE ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » West Coast The Polynesian Maori reached New Zealand in about A.D. 800. In 1840, their chieftains entered into a compact with Britain, the Treaty of Waitangi, in which they ceded sovereignty to Queen Victoria while retaining territorial rights. In that same year... ... read more