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Mountaineering in Mt Cook National Park

Summited Kaitiaki Peak (2222m) in the Aoraki/Mt Cook Range - TICK I am now a “mountaineer” :) Findin...

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Preparing for The Pioneer Race

The Pioneer is a mountain bike stage race that is brutal – stunning scenery but brutal none the less...

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A guide to help you prepare for your trek overseas

Here are a few important tips to help you prepare for international travel and joining a trek overse...

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Musings on Australia's Wilderness

 Active Earth Adventures Director Malcolm spends a month living in Taree (rural New South Wales) a c...

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Top swimming spots in New Zealand

Our top swimming spots for New Zealand... (In no particular order) Taupiri Bay, NorthlandThe magical...

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Classic quotes we rather like...

Be inspired by these classic quotes "It usually takes me more than three weeks to prepare a good imp...

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9 weeks immersed in Alaska wilderness

Alaska's wildernessRemote wilderness, towering mountains, never-ending glaciers and the feeling that...

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Eyeballs, Mare's Milk & Bear Poo

Dinner time, I gently prised the eyeball from its socket with my fork, but it comes out surprisingly...