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Donnelly River getaway

Well I have just returned from a few weeks in the gloriously sunny French Riviera and the equally warm and sunny Madrid, but before I get to those posts I need to touch on my weekend away with the girls … Continue reading

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The Routeburn Track – day 1

So after relaxing for a full day in Queenstown it was time to begin the hike that was the whole point of coming to NZ in the first place! I had decided on the Routeburn Track as it sounded like … Continue reading

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Kitty Revisited

Our very first hike as a hiking group was back on a hot summers day to Kitty’s Gorge Trail in Serpentine National Park. A few years later we decided to revist this trail on a cool drizzly winters day. What … Continue reading

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Another Dwellingup Break.

Once again, the lovely Ms L organised a weekend getaway for the girls in our little ragtag hiking group. We had been to Dwellingup last year for a day trip, to hike the King Jarrah trail in Lane Poole Reserve, … Continue reading

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Highest point on the Bib.

After a long hot summer the weather finally cooled down and our first hike of the season was upon us. It was a perfect day for hiking, dark and gloomy but no rain. Just the way I like it. This … Continue reading

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The Ghost House Trail

After missing the last walk due to illness, Ms L was desperate to get out and do a hike. Even though the last hike was only two weeks prior, husband was kind enough to take care of baby A again … Continue reading

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Taking “charge”

The October hike was all set, Ms L had chosen the path, we got two newbies come and join the group, and the weather was going to be perfect. Unfortunately the day before Ms L, our fearless leader was sick, … Continue reading

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Eagle View Trail

Last week our little merry group of girls were meant to walk the Echidna Trail at Walyunga National Park,but at the last minute we decided against it because the park would be jam packed with crowds who would be watching … Continue reading

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The best bit of the Bib!

The best day hike of our group so far!! It started off looking dodgy- as I pulled out of my driveway the rain was pelting down and there looked to be no end in sight. The group had always said … Continue reading

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Just the two of us….

With the weather predicting a scorching 38C, the February hike through the hills of Mundaring was potentially going to be tough, and as a result, most people were “too busy” to come for the hike. I don’t blame them, for … Continue reading

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