Methven Resort Hotel
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- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
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In Methven I managed to catch up with an old friend from guiding. I haven't seen Vicki since 2001/2, but she was kind enough to let me stay with her on the farm she works on near Methven. A larger dairy farm than the others I have been to, and also different work due to the dry conditions. The cows require supplement feed in the form of crop silage and balage taken to the fields to top the cows up with. This was a large part of Vicki's daily routine, as ...
... drives through. You can already hear it coming from miles away, also the black smoke will leave you ‘smelly’. Not to mention, in Sheffield, famous about (I am not quit sure) about scenes of South Parks and its famous pies! And yes, the Sheffield Pie shop is definitely worth it for a stop!
Furthermore, Ashburton is mainly interesting for farmers and agricultural people, However, it is quit a big town with some nice shops. Especially ‘Summer Set ...
... though and magnificent scenery - groups of massive rocks everywhere clustered together looking like herds of animals. We have come as far as Cave Stream tonight which is just past Castle Hill. We are parked up in the DOC reserve with several other campers. The sun is still shining on the mountains at 9pm and we are feeling happy, content and very very lucky.
Dinner tonight was monkfish, salad and new spuds. ...
... we had a quick look around the remains of the mining site, Blackburn Mine, before carrying on in increasing winds to the ridgeline and along to the descent into Woolshed Creek. A new hut built 2008, it was in excellent condition and situated in a nice valley. A stop for lunch and photos then we headed back out to the car. The wind had intensified ...
... bridge. It really isn't anything to fancy though, its just a long bridge about 20' in the air over a really wide river bed that was mostly rock with a little bit of water in a few places. We arrived in Christchurch about 3 hours after leaving mount sunday.
Second stop, downtown Christchurch. We thought finding parking might be difficult, however it was quite easy. we pulled into a massive gravel parking lot and walked into the streets that were ...