Author Archives: Chucky

Wesley Creek

Placeholder post.. First Descent March 2019. Ashley Stewart, Tom Johns, John Harris, Tom Guy. See more information on Facebook; https://www.facebook.com/ashley.stewart.73744/media_set?set=a.10205486646963269&type=3

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Awapoto Stream

Placeholder post: ” Awapoto Stream (Chris W, Toine H, Mark C, Richard B) – likely the final first D in Abel Tas. A high-quality canyon, although access is long. Will write up the topo one of these days” Richard Bramley, … Continue reading

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Gordon’s Knob

Placeholder post; Gordons Knob (James Scoltock & crew) – The steep stream off point 1114. Didn’t sound very good (confirming the views of Ferg Bramley’s recee some years ago)

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Devils Creek v3a2II*

Highest drop 25m Public access 4hrs Varied and scenic waterway with a handful of nice features, separated by plenty of walking. Download the topo for Devil’s Creek by Dave Ryan.

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Taipo Creek v3a1II*

Highest drop 35m (R30 plus DC5m) Public access 3hrs Steep waterfall stream with numerous small – medium abseils concentrated in 500m of streamway. First descent: Dan Padial, Chris Stephenson 18/1/19 Download the topo for Taipo Creek, by Chris Stevenson

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