Day 22. Rain? What Rain?

9:55pm I set my alarm to wake up at 8am but I woke up at 7:30 instead because it seemed the world around me was up and moving. I knew I had to get all my things packed and return a tag from my…

Day 21. Evening and Coincidence?

10:42pm I left off makin my sammiches. I decided I was hungry so I ate one and a lil banana. I took the bag of food back to my tent and I just kind of sat there and sulked. It’s supposed to rain for…

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…