Remaining Distance: 615.2km
Distance Covered: 2684.8km
Total Traverse Hiking Days: 120
When I picked up the phone yesterday all I heard was heavy panting and footsteps. It was Ken calling while hiking along a flat dry track towards Twizel.
Departing Lake Tekapo for Twizel
Kenyon called me early this morning from his lake front cabin in Lake Tekapo. He mentioned that his hike over Two Thumb Range from Mesopotamia was another one of the highlights of his traverse to date. Views of Mt. Cook, snow, ice and the blue of Tekapo reflecting rays of sunlight up towards him, welcoming him into the last quarter of his traverse. Read more