New Zealand 2019/20 Stage 7 – Haast to Makarora

New Zealand 2019/20 Stage 7 – Haast to Makarora
Stopping at some peak on our way to Haast pass.

We set our alarm clock early but at 6 in the morning a terrible thundestorm raged outside our hotel in Haast. So we slept one hour again and packed our things together quite slowly waiting at least for the thunderstorm to end. Finally, we could start in nice typical New Zealand West Coast weather - meaning rain 😉. We were…

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New Zealand 2019/20 Stage 6 – Lake Paringa to Haast

New Zealand 2019/20 Stage 6 – Lake Paringa to Haast
Mystic fog over Lake Paringa.

After a night with sandflies sounds all around us, these were waiting to get their breakfast from our bodies. So in the morning we prepared with lots of long clothes, woolen hat etc. to give them no skin to land on. But probably it was too late and we got already biten all over the body on the evening before.…

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