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3 Day Mid-South Adventure Ride

A few pics of an adventure ride though the mid/top end of New Zealand

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Starting up Jollies Pass
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Edwards Pass
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Mailings Pass, did someone overshoot the last right hand corner there Matt?
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Rainbow Road
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Knead-it, sometimes you need it
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Lake Rotoiti
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Porika Track... closed you say?
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A bit of careful maneuvering around this section
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Lake Rotoroa
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A log hidden in a bush took out Matts Radiator
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Not wanting to push luck with the radiator, we camped up in Murchison Motor Camp, with emus of all things?!?
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Keen on a cooked breakfast but not sure of a nearby caf�, Matt asked one of the locals for directions
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Palmer Road
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The start of Waitahu Track
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Some of the track detours were tight and tree rooty
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Montgomerie Hut
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Was up at 5:30 and spent 8 hours walking up the Montgomerie River. Saw 3 nice looking fish, all of which were remarkably spooky, the pristine clear shallow and glassy surfaced water added to the difficulty. Absolutely beautiful valley for a walk
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The Montgomerie River walking track was well marked and well maintained
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Heading back out on the bike again, a bit of log shuffling to make a nice ramp
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