The weather up here can get pretty hairy at times. You can see there’s a grave behind me. This belongs to Ralph Wood, poor fella, who ended up trying to crawl back down on his hands and knees as the winds were so violent. Doesn’t make you feel to at ease up here! Cookie explains >
Shouldn’t laugh, but the funniest entry was an army man who went hunting in the Tararua with hand grenades! As you can imagine, he held on to one for too long and blew himself up..