Taranaki Adventure rides

Discussion in 'New Zealand' started by young1, Aug 20, 2016.

  1. Micawberism

    Micawberism Been here awhile

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    Well looks like three Naki bikes in Blenhiem

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  2. Muzz67

    Muzz67 Unadventurous

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    Shit, hope they got out ok!
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  3. Micawberism

    Micawberism Been here awhile

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    WP_20170225_13_12_00_Pro.jpg I reckon if you ride to the top of Maling Pass the view would look just like this
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  4. dazzadm

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    And what would the view look like from the bottom?
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  5. innathyzit

    innathyzit AKA Woodman

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    It did look just like that today too, but with a few more clouds.

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  6. Box'a'bits

    Box'a'bits In need of repair Supporter

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    It needs clouds (& fine breaks) to get the moodiness of the place right...
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  7. Micawberism

    Micawberism Been here awhile

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    Speaking of clouds' Phil forgot to pay the weather gods for Lees Valley WP_20170226_16_33_53_Pro.jpg
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  8. Night Falcon

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    deja vu
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  9. Phreaky Phil

    Phreaky Phil Long timer

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    Not the bottom but heading there.

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    This is down the bottom. Quite steep and loose in places on the way back. Thought Dawn might have to get off if it didn't go right. !
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  10. Phreaky Phil

    Phreaky Phil Long timer

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    The boys on the last part of the climb
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    Heading from Lake Taylor to Lake Sumner
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    Smoko break at Lake Sumner
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  11. Phreaky Phil

    Phreaky Phil Long timer

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    River crossing in the Lee's valley
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    New improved automatic gate opener:D
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  12. Micawberism

    Micawberism Been here awhile

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    Automatic gate openers are awesome
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  13. Phreaky Phil

    Phreaky Phil Long timer

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    Here's one heading into Mailing Pass
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  14. young1

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    great pics team

    I hope you are carrying plenty of spare tubes for Al :-):-)
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    Aren't automatic gate openers great?:thumbup
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  16. clintnz

    clintnz Trans-Global Chook Chaser

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    Glorious pics guys. Keep em coming. Looks like you'll have some great weather for the next few days.

    Cheers
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  17. Micawberism

    Micawberism Been here awhile

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    Just another awesome days riding.
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  18. Phreaky Phil

    Phreaky Phil Long timer

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    No WiFi last night. We were here. Dawn took some pics.
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    Tough place to wake up
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    Then go riding
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    The Lads
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    With New Zealand's biggest making an appearance in the background.
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  19. young1

    young1 Long timer

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    Looking good Phil, so where was "here"? :-):-)

    Great to see that the Naki weather has followed you down!
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  20. Micawberism

    Micawberism Been here awhile

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    WP_20170301_10_56_56_Pro.jpg Another day in paradise. Black Forest then back over the Haka. Life is good
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