A thru-hike of Te Araroa (Maori for the long pathway), a 3 000 km long trail spanning the entire country of New Zealand, from Cape Reinga in the north to Bluff in the south. The trail is a celebration of New Zealand’s incredible variety, its mountains, valleys, rivers, lakes, tombolos and volcanoes. December 2016 – April 2017.
When I set out on my Kungsleden thru-hike this summer I told you that I wasn’t sure whether it would be the big crescendo of my reboot-at-forty journey or just the beginning. Well, I guess I have an answer to that query now – this is only the beginning!
Rebooting for me is a journey of discovery and my thru-hike this summer flung the doors wide open. Coming home was really hard though… harder than I thought it would be. I did not feel […]