Tongariro Northern Circuit: Day 2, The Tongariro Crossing and Flute-Playing Elves

I woke up...alive! Ahh the small things we are grateful for every day in the wilderness. To be frank I think it would be hard for many hikers to die on a walk this popular. If it was too cold, you would have caught me crawling to the DOC hut and scratching on the door, … Continue reading Tongariro Northern Circuit: Day 2, The Tongariro Crossing and Flute-Playing Elves

Another white girl inspired by ‘Wild’?

Ki ora/Hi! My name is Lili. I'm a 29 year old Pakeha (white girl) from New Zealand. Born and bred in Whakatane, the Eastern Bay of Plenty, and now living in the big smog, also known as Auckland or Jaffaville. This blog/site/page...whatever you call it, documents the overly ambitious tramps, hikes and walks I have … Continue reading Another white girl inspired by ‘Wild’?