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Pinnacles, The / Tackling the Pinnacles
« on: February 28, 2019, 11:34:20 AM »
Did the Pinnacles with a dear friend in one day. We started off early in the morning, heading out of Auckland and started the climb at 7:30 am. We found that a lot of work has been done lately due to the storms had damaged the track down the bottom. There are a few areas where climbing is required and feels like most part, you are just climbing stairs. Reached the top and had a quick lunch before heading back down. Did the trip in 7 hours. It is definitely one of the easy and most well-maintained tracks.

Urchin / Tramping with kids
« on: February 28, 2019, 11:28:38 AM »
We were visiting the area and found that this particular walk would be relatively easy. So with three children (ages 3, 6, 10), we started our walk. Turned out to be a little harder than originally thought and with a fair bit of effort and bribery, we all reached the top. It was a shame that it was overcast and light rain as seeing the white-tipped mountains would have made the view awesome! Glad that we packed the right gear as the weather turned and we walked back down in the rain and feeling cold.

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