Wilderness Lodge Lake Moeraki
Travel Blogs from Lake Moeraki
... it didn’t sound like the reviews. We thought maybe that was where they made the pizza for the restaurant but we never found the restaurant so who knows. We ended up going into Relishes Café, which was also recommended by the guy at the lodge. We sat down and they brought us menus and water. We didn’t see anything we really wanted and it was fairly expensive so we snuck out and ran back to Turkish Kebabs of Wanaka takeout that we had noticed ...
... 8217;ve got to be kidding me! The one time we didn’t plug the GPS back in, we turned the wrong way out of Fantail Falls and went 6 km in the wrong direction. Ack! The estimated mileage showed 30 km to spare (assuming we don’t screw up again and he can get the estimated mileage on twisty mountain roads) so Wayne he said he’s going for it and I prayed there would be gas in Wakarora…on a Sun afternoon.
Woke to sunshine but a bit cold .... 9 degrees they reckon felt colder ..... Did a wee shop in wanaka .... Enough for 3 days without a shop. Lake Hawea .... Didn't realise but I had already been there with Deanna on the bikes. Parked up and went for a walk down to the gushing dam water. Was undecided whether to go back and head south but in the ...
Yesterday we travelled to Queenstown via Arrowtown an old gold mining town where in the 1870s the Chinese came and settled and mined for gold until about the early 1900s. They lived a very basic existence in small shacks with just enough space for a plank of wood to sleep on and space to make a fire, they hoped to make enough money to send to their families back home. Arrowtown is very pretty with lots of eating places and shops for the ...
... into the gully. Most of the work seems to have finished as they have been doing night work and we had a good run here to the Haast town centre (such as it is).
A lot of the way, once again was along the river valleys with amazing high cliffs to one side and the rapidly flowing green rivers or lakes on the other.
Tomorrow we’ll continue north, 123 km to Fox and Franz Josef glaciers. Fox is 12 km long ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility