As a fan of Lord of the Rings, Mount Ngāuruhoe was a dream objective in New Zealand. Once was enough on the scree field though.
Heather Jock hut was not our first choice or second choice for the weekend. But I am glad we got to experience the sunset
Mount John Walkway provides an easy-to-navigate route for viewing Lake Tekapō from above. Be sure to walk the full loop for the best views
Peak hill should have been a straightforward hike to the top of a small peak. A strong wind stopped that. Either way the view was worth it
Milford Track is one of New Zealand's most famed walking routes. The track is easy but the walk is stunning and worth the effort