Daily Archives: March 23, 2012

Tongariro Crossing

Tongagriro Crossing

Later in day up on the plateau at one of the volcanic craters / lakes

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Tongariro Crossing

Tongariro Crossing

Cath about to start Tongariro Crossing
North Island NZ – January 2012

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New Boots

New Boots

Just got back from trip to Melbourne for few days.

I was after some boots by Keen called Siskiyou which I could not find in NZ and they only appeared to be at Anaconda in Australia.

Anaconda – dont bother.

Found them at the DFO in South Melbourne at a store called ‘Escape 2’ which turned out to specialise in all Keen products.

These are mid range boots and are more a walking shoe but with a higher ankle support. 550 grams each. Very pleased. Will now need to break them in and see if they are what I think they are.

Simple but exciting for me at least

Ian

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