Nature

Nature Articles

  • Wild NZ: Aoraki … and the brothers of Ka Tiritiri o te Moana

    According to Maori legend, Aoraki was one of the sons...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Expedition dust – Wildboy tackles Oz

    The Red Centre of Australia – home to some of...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Adventure Education

    It was the culmination of the year – the grand...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Gypsy life 2

    We fished for salmon and trout in picturesque, bush-enclosed lakes...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Low'n'Slow BBQ

    Some of you may be wondering why an article on...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Girls gone wild!

    For several years, Wildman had been running its courses free...

    read on
  • Going Places: We’re going on a Lion HUNT!

    The wake-up call comes at 5:45am. “It’s on your side,”...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: The Humble Honeybee

    Of all nature’s creatures, none has caught my attention more...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Micro Adventures

    It’s been said by many that adventure is good for...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Boys to Men

    “Adventure, with all its requisite danger and wildness, is a...

    read on
  • Shortcut: Embrace the Risk

    A couple of years ago, while guiding some students in...

    read on
  • Wildboy!

    A conversation with Brando Yelavich

    read on
  • Wild NZ: The Great Kiwi Camping Holiday

    There are few things as iconic as the Kiwi camping...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Annual Firewood Muster

    Splitting your own firewood, they say, warms you twice: firstly...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Of Mice and Men

    The best laid plans of Mice and Men ...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Himalayan Tahr - King of the Mountain

    I stood there, surrounded by giant snow-covered peaks ...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Timberrrr! Biking the Pureora Timber Trail

    The North Island’s Pureora Forest Park is a relatively unknown...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Gold Rush! Striking it rich in Central Otago

    I worked the pan carefully, worried some of that precious...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Snap Attack!

    I slowly drifted over them and cast back into the...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Winter Fly-Camping

    I’d been promising my boys a trip into the bush...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: A Dog's Show

    Blue arrived at our place last spring from a farm...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Tiritiri Matangi - Island life as it used to be

    New Zealand is one of the most varied and unique...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Sleeping God Canyon

    I eased myself over the edge and into the bowels...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Paddling for Dinner - Kayak fishing in the Coromandel

    The peace and solitude was rudely interrupted by an almighty...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Riverside Romance - Jetboating the Whanganui

    My wife and I recently celebrated our 16th or 17th...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Into the wild

    Sweat streamed off Geoff’s* face as he clung nervously to...

    read on
  • Last Child In The Woods

    There’s no question, Godzone boasts a great outdoors ...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Paintball Carnage

    Unfortunately, a momentary lapse in concentration allowed the little traitor...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Crossing The Tongariro

    After putting on my right boot, I grabbed the other...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Into The Deep Blue

    "I looked into the sea with the same sense of...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: One Gear, One Day, One World

    Huge cheers erupted from the multitude ...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: A Quacker Of A Season!

    The fog was so thick, we couldn't see a thing...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Cavorting With Queen Charlotte

    We came flying down a lovely piece of single-track ...

    read on
  • Wild NZ: Moods of the Routeburn

    The Routeburn track, traversing 32 kilometres of the Mt Aspiring...

    read on