It has been one of the hottest and extremely dry seasons in a long time...however, it's been great for our hiking and the photos we have captured.
|Lake Pukaki with Mount Cook in background.|
|Gary and Madeline invited us into their motor home|
for cold refreshments. Check out the name on the bus...
We didn't smell that bad on this day.
|Taking a mid day nap high in the moutain's and dreaming|
of Bluff...only about 450 km's...just a stones throw away...maybe not...
|Big river valleys...they look like they go on forever don't they...almost do!|
|Steep...open.. and above tree line.|
|Overlooking Lake Hawea|
|Met these sky divers on the way down to Lake Hawea.|
Malachi (middle) invited us to his home for a shower
and a cold beer. Malachi is a professional sky diver in Wanaka.
Salt of the earth friendly guy.
|Heading around Lake Hawea.|
|On the shores of picturesque Lake Wanaka.|