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Remotologging #356

This leg was a return trip from Omarama, through Haast Pass and back up the West Coast to Karamea. I spent three days working my way up and having a look at a few new gravel/4X4 tracks on the way. From the entire 3 weeks I have a ton of new tracks and campsites to go up on the website which will follow soon.

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Lindis Pass. I did a lot of tarmac on this trip, normally I�d be itching for off road stuff but with the weather being so good and such inviting roads it made for many enjoyable cruzy days
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An old majestic tree all on its lonesome
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There were a couple of cool dirt tracks off Lindis Pass with great 360 views
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The Clutha River
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With the day running out I parked up for the night, this was the set of cabins I stayed in at Lake Hawea Holiday Park, all dressed up in bright colours
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I pulled over to let this herd past, I have never seen such number of playful sheep, leaping and frolicking all over the place. I thought it may have been something in the grass so I had three big mouthfuls myself, I didn�t feel any different nor did I feel like frolicking so I carried on my way
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Stunning Lake Wanaka
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Not many of these about, I wonder how often they get used?
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Haast Pass
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Haast Pass Bridge, one of the longest single lane bridges I know of
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Hasst River
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Wind-blown trees just up from Haast slowly being engulfed from the flora below
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After staying in Ross the night I headed north up the old rail track. It is becoming overgrown in gorse, if it is not cut back soon it�ll soon be unrideable
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It�ll be a shame if this track becomes too overgrown as it has some cool views over the wetlands
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The old Custom House in Hokitika
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Mighty Nikau Palms just out of Punakaiki
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