Nothing beats climbing to the top of Pukemokemoke on a crisp, winter day. Unless it’s sitting on a bench while the husband does the last assault on his own.
It was a good thing he took the camera with him, and so was able to share the view.
First, we had to pay our respects to this fine looking chap, who was standing guard near the start of the track:
The view northwards:
With the camera on full zoom, Hamilton didn’t seem so far away:
Neither did Te Awamutu:
Te Aroha looked imposing as always:
At the log hauler site, we spotted this fungus:
A grand walk was had by all, including the one who didn’t make it to the top!