Day 21. Decide and Go

10:25am It’s been raining and it looks like it will continue. I’ve decided in the last 30 minutes that I need to do the Isthmus Peak today. It’s a 35 min drive, I’ll probably have to hitch. Then a 5-6 hour loop. Might take…

Day 20. Halfway + The Art of Hitchhiking

11:26am First of all, I’m not sure if you people out there realize how lucky you are when you have to go to the bathroom in the middle of the night that you don’t have to finagle with your sleeping bag zipper to open,…

Day 19. The aftermath

9:17pm I believe I left off yesterday after blogging for 4 hours and I was hungry! I went back to the same Glenorchy Hotel/Bar/Restaurant. Hobbling all the way there. I realized that my legs would barely support me starting out the day. Pain-fulll. I…

Day 18. Thigh and Quad Killer

2:43 Pm Rise and shine! Ill start by talking about how cold it was in a loosely built hut at the top of a mountain.. After finished blogging and the candles went out, I made my way to my sleeping bag and awkwardly crawled…

Day 17. To the peak!

9:54 pm First of all I wanted to say sorry for leading all wrong! I told you C.S. Lewis himself narrated the book. The book started over and I heard him say it was read by another guy. My bad. Second of all. I…

Day 16. Macintosh

10:33 am I’m hiking for two people today! My good buddy Adam Taylor and my tiny friend Mandii Bisnauth. Also, congrats to my Tae Kwon Do teach Terri Himelick for finally having her first baby. I know her and her husband Phil have been…

Day 15. A ok escape

8:25 am. Toes are cold. Fingers are cold. So yesterday I came out of my cocoon like a moth. Not a butterfly. How it felt anyway. Had a hot shower with the window open because you don’t close them so when skin wasn’t touching…

Day 14. Bunkered down

9:45am Wednesday I’m not sure if most of you know or not but there was a pretty bad cyclone hit New Zealand so it’s been raining a ton, really windy and, now there’s snow on the mountain tops. (Where I was supposed to be…

Day 13. Beautiful sights and my first hitch hike

10:11pm Monday It actually took me a lot longer than I thought to get out of that campsite. I finished blogging and it stops raining so I take everything out and put it on a picnic table that was nearby. I have to boil…

Day 12. My Bunji jump and out of Queenstown

9:24pm Sunday I don’t have much signal to post this tonight but I will tm.. So I wake up at 6:30am to get all my stuff to the office by 8. Drop off my phone and small power bank to be charged in the…