Nelson Lakes NP June 5th 2018 Arriving in St Arnaud, another small town - hamlet? - in the 'wop wops' was stunning. Beautifully designed houses set among trees, towering hills or mountains as their backdrop and just a stone's throw from Lake Rotoiti. While there had been no fresh for several days, the peaks were still snowy and highlighted in white.
It was very windy; then, it got stronger overnight! We had left a cosy 18C ... read more