Westport Motor Hotel
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... up the bikes for a couple of days ride. So next morning, after an early start we headed to Westport through the Lewis Pass. It was a lovely day, weather wise and apart from some idiot car drivers, we had one of the best rides we have had in the South Island. A short stop at Springs Junction, then onto Westport – there wasn’t much open but we managed to find a great restaurant for dinner and booked into a motel for the night.
Next morning, we woke to ...
I took Lewis Pass for the drive to Westport. The scenery was good. Lots of yellow and green valleys at first then into the forest.
Arrived in Westport Nov 26. I just surfed there and visited a coal museum which was interesting. ...
... the sights! It turns out there
is not only Hope Saddle, but there is a Mount Hope, and a Mount Hopeless... oh
and a Mount Robert! All viewable from
the Hope Saddle trig point.
Another quick stop at Maruia Falls gave some cool views and
a leg stretch. The falls are interesting as they were actually formed as a
result of a fairly recent earthquake.
We also came cross our first big herd of sheep on the way,
... as the other motorhome driver must have been doing to fly up behind me so quickly.
Anyhow, we reached Westport and after a short stop into the supermarket, we headed out to the caravan park. It was still only 3.30pm so we had the whole afternoon to relax. The boys played on the playground while I found and then set up at a suitable site. Then Donna did some reading lessons with Harrison and Mitchell helped, while I got to ...
We packed up our things and left Queenstown in order to see the spectacular Catlins in the southeast. The drives continue to amaze me here...there is so much untouched land that it's almost hard to comprehend the magnitude of it all. I continually catch myself in a complete daze just staring out at the landscape - but only when I'm not driving, of course :) We stayed overnight in the Catlins and had plenty of time the next day to check out various sites in ...