Monday, June 19, 2006

Welcome Flats & glaciers

Fox Glaciersubvertical valley walls
Fox Glacier ice cave
Fox Glacier
textbook root wedging
Newt and the glacier
looking up river to Franz Josef Glacier
we tend to test the elasticity of rules
Nat coming down from the ladder
Newt and the Franz Josef Glacier
Newt on the way to the glacier
the Franz Josef Glacier
Newt checks out the ladder
the Franz Josef Glacier
Newt and Natalie head towards the glacier
Copland Valley
looking up the Copland Valley towards Mt. Cook
looking west down the Copland Valley
hot springs and mountains
Natalie and Newt in the pools
hot springs
snowy trail
alpin glow
damn possums!
Newt on a swing bridge
sun sets over the Copland Valley
mountains and sun
Nat checks out the thermal pools
Paradise Ducks
hot springs set up
hot springs
Welcome Flats Hut- nicest hut I've ever stayed in
Copland Valley
Natalie and Newt are puzzled by a phone in the woods

Lake Hawea

Mt. Cargill

tower and sky

sunset through the base of the tower
Dunedin by evening
cool afternoon light
heaps of pictures of Newt
Emily enjoys the late afternoon glow
looking northeast
Blueskin Bay
near-perfect hexagonal jointing
Newt and Natalie
Newt climbing up
Newt and Emily
sun starts to set
The Organ Pipes
Newt gets his first look at the columns of basalt
Natalie and Newt look out over the harbor
Otago Harbor and Peninsula
shadows- Newt and me
Emily and Newt love climbing and rocks
Otago Harbor and Peninsula