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Ahuriri Valley Track

Ready for your next #Lowa boots weekend Challenge? This time we are looking at the Ahuriri Conservation Park in #SouthCanterbury, in particular the advanced #AhuririValley Track. This tramping track is a six hour one way journey, divided by three historical huts throughout its path, #ShamrockHut, #HagensHut and #TopHut. The Ahuriri valley is named after the Ngai Tahu chief, Tu Ahuriri. Maori used the valley as a route to the West Coast for col...

LOWA product review

I tested the Lowa Renegade in snowy conditions and scree around Ruapehu, on day walks in the Auckland Waitakere Ranges and through a couple of river crossings and found them to be suspiciously comfortable.


The Vibram sole is grippy, particularly in snow conditions, and the testing experience was completely blister-free. The upper is made f...