Te Araroa Alternates Guide

One criticism of Te Araroa is that it misses the best parts of New Zealand. Here is a guide to seven unofficial alternates for thru-hikers looking to see everything.

2017-09-29T02:13:49+00:00June 13th, 2017|

How Much Does It Cost to Hike Te Araroa?

Being a bit of an Excel nerd, I decided to dig back through my records to take a closer look at my Te Araroa thru-hike. A few things I learned: my pace was pretty consistent, a hut pass is great value, and there's no fast food on the South Island.

2017-09-29T01:55:44+00:00May 29th, 2017|

Te Araroa Gear Review

The day after finishing Te Araroa, I sat down to reflect about my gear. My goal was to share what worked, what didn’t, and how everything fit together. I hope this video helps anyone planning to walk Te Araroa.

2017-09-29T01:48:21+00:00May 20th, 2017|