Late evening Saturday night in Kaiteri, and the discussion turned to the likely weather for the long ride the following day. Rain was widely predicted, however not expected to arrive […]
Another day – another ride in the sun. The plan was an 8:00am start, with breakfast at The Naked Bun in Mapua township, before a leisurely ride along the coast […]
Another early start, and down to Wellington Airport for a coffee and a quick skip across the ditch to Nelson to start four days of fine weather, fine bycling and fine food and drink. That’s the plan anyway.
The opening of the Spooner’s Tunnel on the Great Taste Tasman Trail provides the opportunity to complete the full 175 km loop
It has become our practice to finish each trip record with a listing of highlights. So here goes: Riding around the vineyards for wine-tasting at the local cellar doors on […]
“The best laid plans of mice and men go oft awry”. A popular version of a famous quote, and one which applied to our second day almost from the off. […]