The boundary of the Ruahine with Tunupo peak and the Ngamoko range framing the Oroua valley.
Gustav photographing the sunlit beech leaves.
Above a creek on the way to Heritage lodge, a lovely stroll of less than an hour from the car park.
Above the Oroua river looking west.
Gustav on the lovely veranda at Heritage lodge looking up the Oroua valley.
The view from the veranda, in the far distance the Whanahuia range
26 November 2009
The view from my bunk, the sun shining on the opposite face of the Oroua. Not a bad spot to wake up in.
A fine place for the first cup of tea of the morning.
From the hut to the river below.