Watching the seasons change, a couple of weeks ago this lake was clear of ice, the last of the autumn leaves where clinging to the branches. Now the the surface is half-frozen over, a smattering of snow sprinkled on top like icing cake. The old mill house is reflected in the blue waters. Somewhere in… Read More
Taranaki Falls / Tongariro National Park The water plunges into a boulder-ringed pool below, before cascading down through water-worn gorges of the Wairere Stream. It is something to behold, mesmerising to watch, we clamber down for a closer look. Read More
Above the Clouds / Mount Taranaki. Thinking twice, that can’t be, you suddenly get the strange feeling and start to stare at the top of the volcano that really shouldn’t be up there. Mount Taranaki is huge ! Read More
An autumn day wandering around the lake and up through the woods where I live, I didn’t feel the need for a long explanation, just take in the landscape colours.