WALKING THE MOUNT JUDAH TRACK NEAR GLENORCHY

The Mount Judah Track is a fun 16-17km hike offering something different close to Glenorchy. What is that something different? It’s the part of the hike where you complete a loop that takes you past a few historic huts. And one of them, Heather Jock Hut, you can...

7 AMAZING LAKES IN QUEENSTOWN YOU CAN VISIT

If you’re looking for the best lakes in Queenstown to visit, you’ve got seven to choose from in this post. Some of the lakes you’ll know, they’re fairly obvious (Lake Wakatipu), but a couple of them are off the beaten path and one is on private...

19 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT FEIJOAS

Here are 19 interesting and fun facts about feijoas, often called green gold in New Zealand. I’m going to say at least three of these facts will be new to you…the feijoa has a cult following in NZ, but we don’t even know that much about them. So here...

6 FUN QUEENSTOWN RESTAURANTS

If you’re looking for the best restaurants in Queenstown, good luck to you :p There are heaps of amazing places to eat in Queenstown. So how do you figure out where to go first? You could argue in any number of ways, but I’m simply going to list the ones I...

THE BEST SEAM SEALED JACKETS FOR TRAIL RUNNING

What’s the best seam-sealed running jacket for trail running? That’s a question that regularly pops up in running groups of Facebook. People will then vouch for the trail running jacket they use…but finding side-by-side comparisons so you can get an...

40 SOUTH ISLAND HIKES & WALKS YOU SHOULD DO

Where to start with planning which South Island hikes you want to do? There’s a lot of variables to consider when deciding what hikes and walks in the South Island you should do: length of your trip ability likes/dislikes itineraries, etc. I was starting to...