The Tararuas – notorious for rapidly deteriorating, extreme weather. Expect snow storms in summer. Never travel in groups of less than four…. “This is a good idea right Cookie?”
I get a sense that Kiwi’s are quite cautious folk. There’s been a few times that heavy handed warnings have really put Nicky off, I suppose that’s the point of them; less people in the mountains means less accidents.. But I find them quite annoying.. It took quite a bit of persuading to get Nicky on this section and unfortunately left her a bit ‘on edge’ about it all.