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North Island Farmers Return for More Rafting Action

Sunday, March 1st, 2015

With four fantastic trips behind them, the farmers were once again keen to take on another demanding rafting/hiking South Island adventure. This time they would be flying into the Cobb Valley to begin their hike over to Roaring Lion Hut in the Karamea Valley where they were to rendezvous with the rafting guides Southy, Sam Jones, Al Moore and safety kayaker Barney Young. (more…)

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Southlanders Master Rafting the Landsborough River

Friday, April 11th, 2014

What a great day out rafting on the Landsborough River with Dave Hodgson’s group from Invercargill! It started with a 4am departure from Geraldine for Hidden Valleys guides Southy, Sam and safety kayaker Owen. We picked up a Mountain Radio in Hawea and then it was on to Makarora to meet the crew and pilot from Back Country Helicopters for the flight in. (more…)

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Aarons Uni Reunion Hike Over the Dennistoun

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

A bunch of old mates including newlyweds joined us on the Dennistoun Pass tour for a Uni reunion. The perfect way to get away from modern technologies and spend quality time with friends and family. We met the night prior for a bbq at Southys and a de-brief of what was to come; four wheel driving up the Rangitata River, home of Lord of the Rings the Two Towers and heli-rafting on the Perth. Unfortunately weather put the rafting side of this journey off.All in all thoroughly enjoyed by all how ever still a challenge which of course follows with a massive sense of achievement.

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Local Geraldine Farmers Hike Over the Dennistoun

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

The weather unfortunately decided to turn against us prior to the trip, dumping a load of snow for our next few days hike. It made things interesting and deffinately put the bodies to test. Hope the weather treats you better out on the farms for the long winter ahead, see you round.

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