Plenty of these available on the DOC website You are paying for them-might as well use them!
Te Kopi Cottage
A cottage and two small cabins provide ideal family or group accommodation in a tranquil setting with great views. It is close to the Pinnacles and other walks along the rugged coastline with good fishing opportunities. The nearby Aorangi Forest Park offers good hunting opportunities (permit required from DOC
Sleeps 10: 6 in the cottage (1 double and 2 twin rooms), and 2 per cabin
Oil filled column heater
Hot shower and bath
Fully equipped kitchen with electric oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, pots, pans, cooking utensils, crockery and cutlery
It's nicer in the summer. Over by where the hills meet the water live some HUGE eels!
There have been no recorded incidents of swimmers being eaten.
35 years ago, a massive landslide buried the old hut and a couple of trampers inside at the time.
"At Easter 1974, Brian and Sharon Manson and Phillip Nicholls were killed by a landslide which destroyed the small fishing hut near Lake Daniels. The CTC, in conjunction with the local fishing club, built a larger memorial hut on the shore of the lake. This was opened at Easter 1976 and remains a popular destination for easy tramping."
A collection of photos taken at locations off the beaten track, mostly of places I travel through on the job.
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I like red meat, black beer and big pistols. Jack of all trades and an author who has actually written and sold a few books-all without any kind of a grant or taxpayer-funded handout! Joined the Army to shoot people and blow shit up- they wouldn't let us, so now I write yarns about that sort of thing.