Barringtons Motor Lodge
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... 8230; all 5 of you.
since the last blog, we’ve been busy with squash lessons, mountain biking, and for daryn, kayaking. I believe our squash instructor might the most patient man in new zealand, possibly the world. we like to experiment with the limits of his patience; for example, trying to make it through a lesson with only one contact lens in, or ‘irishing-up’ (drinking guiness) beforehand to help 'loosen ...
... talking to us. They were sitting on the sunny deck area of the local Irish pub, Craic's, having a few brews. We talked with them for a while about what was good around the area and they invited us to sit down with them. I eventually obliged and sat down next to them and the girls soon followed. We spent a large majority of the afternoon just chilling with the guys talking about everything and playing a game where you throw ...
... first was very metallic, like when there is a high iron content in the water. The second one, I am not sure what it tastes like, but it was softer water, a bit soapy is what others described it as. I thought it tasted fine. Probably because of the sulphur, it tasted like the cabin water.
Anyways, that pretty much brings an end to my adventure on the volcano, and we headed back to shore, getting in around 4pm. Along the way, we were treated to some fairly active ...
... had fur and were actually 'chunks' of deer and a deer head - strung up by the Ranger when he got back from hunting to allow the blood to drain out. in our usual fashion, we decided to change our plans based on some random suggestions and hike back a different route via a gorge with some ladies we met at the hut, not bothering to consider that having no food with us on a 7-hour hike might be ...
... Indicating Radio Beacon) worked, where most serious accidents happened and where the rescue helicopters could and couldn't land... my goal quickly changed from finishing in 5 hours to finishing (eventually) with all of my teeth. despite some pretty hairy moments and Daryn receiving a near-fatal bike-seat stab to the butt, we finished in 4 1/2 hours with all of our teeth.
hope everyone is well :)