WildernessWord, January 2011

Crossword

Across Physical features of terrain (9) Soak in hot ___ to ease aches and pains after hard tramp (3) Drops rubbish – don’t do this – keep environment clean! (7)...

WildernessWord, February 2011

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Across Slowly moving masses of ice in high mountain areas (8) Swiss Army knife is handy one in wilderness (4) Potholing enthusiasts (6) Orange _____ – fish that is commercially...

WildernessWord, March 2011

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Across Wide ____ _____ – natural undeveloped wilderness (4,5) Rock that is mineral aggregate (3) Leggings that provide cover from knee to ankle used by trampers (7) Strenuous outdoor adventures...

WildernessWord, April 2011

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Across Place to pitch tent (8) Fixed surveying station on hilltop (4) Shelter built from blocks of ice (5) Booming noise of large waterfall (7) Turn oar while rowing so...

WildernessWord, November 2011

Walkshorts

Across Traverse over stretch of terrain or water (8) Narrow piece of land like isthmus (4) Where skydiver spends time (3-3) Additional non-essential things – avoid these in backpack (6)...

WildernessWord, December 2011

Walkshorts

Across Maori name for NZ lancewood tree (7) Atmospheric layer that acts as environmental screen for ultraviolet radiation (5) Iridescent internal layer of oyster (5) Tract of low marshy land...

Wilderness Word, January 2012

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Across Location device for wilderness adventures (7) Return to the _____ – get closer to nature (5) Travels through wilderness by horse (5) Hard layer in sand or gravel due...

Wilderness Word, February 2012

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Across Fearless in face of wilderness adventure (8) Something used to secure tent (3) Black-and-white toothed whale sometimes seen in NZ waters (4) Hypothermia caused by being in wilderness without...

Wilderness Word, March 2012

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Across Avalanche of water and mud down slopes of volcano (5) Vessel used in 8 Down (7) Banded _____ – types of fish found in NZ waters (7) _____ bridge...

Wilderness Word, May 2012

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Across Travel across terrain (8) Point where bush track branches into two (4) Leisurely stroll rather than wilderness tramp (6) Deep ravine formed by river in area with little rainfall...

Wilderness Word, June 2012

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Across Maori name for NZ yellow-eyed penguin (5) Urban road surface not found in true wilderness (7) Taking you back to where you started – like some bush tracks (7)...

Wilderness Word, July 2012

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Across Seabirds with large colony at Cape Kidnappers in Hawkes Bay (7) Ridged surface on sole of tramping boot (5) What sailing boat does when it tacks (5) Blazes showing...

Wilderness Word, August 2012

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Across This describes skiing away from established ski runs (3-5) Competitive mountain bike event (4) Devices on bottom of cycling shoes to grip pedals (6) Long depression in land surface...

Wilderness Word, October 2012

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Across _____ National Park on Stewart Island was officially opened in 2002 (7) _____ Peninsula – spot on east coast of North Island known for surf, scuba diving etc (5)...

Wilderness Word, November 2012

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Across NZ tree also known as bushman’s friend (8) Lateral ridge projecting from mountain (4) No frills – wilderness lifestyle is usually this (5) Units of measurement for sea depth...

Wilderness Word, December 2012

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Across Degree of steepness in terrain (8) ____-gliding – way to enjoy unpowered flight (4) Steep slope often formed by erosion or faulting (5) Animal that is pest in NZ...

WildernessWord, January 2013

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Across 7. _____ Lakes – colourful beauties seen on Mt Tongariro (7) 9. Start tramp _____ in order to finish before nightfall (5) 10. Projecting ridge on mountain (5) 11....

WildernessWord, February 2013

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Across 1. Temporary shelter built in bush (7) 5. This describes travel that is not overland (2,3) 8. How you feel after hard day’s tramp (5) 9. Carry this for...

WildernessWord, March 2013

Crossword

Across 1. Mountaineers’ carabiners, eg (8) 6. ____ tables – handy reference for boaties (4) 8. Use these to climb over fences on farmland (6) 9. Spread out sleeping bag...

WildernessWord, August 2013

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Across 7. Essential safety items for mountain bikers (7) 8. Clean unpolluted water is this (5) 10. Less risky (5) 11. ____ ___ flows – natural movements of tides (4,3)...

WildernessWord, November 2013

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Across 7. Vantage point from which to view wilderness (7) 8. Person who goes on day tramp (5) 9. Large dense group of flying insects (5) 10. Physical nimbleness needed...

WildernessWord, December 2013

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Across 1. Small devices that stop tent guy ropes from slipping (7) 5. Strong gust of wind in exposed location (5) 8. _____ water – frothy water in fast-flowing rapids...

Crossword, August 2014

Crossword

Across 7. Coarse gravel found on beaches and riverbanks (7) 8. Use these for control when riding horse (5) 10. Fine-grained accumulation of clay and silt deposited by wind (5)...

Crossword, September 2014

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Across 1. Volcanic vent that emits hot gases (8) 5. Clothing for particular purpose – like tramping gear, eg (4) 9. Loaded up with heavy backpack (5) 10. Large crater...

WildernessWord, February 2015

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Across 1. Degree of steepness in terrain (8) 6. Rock that forms continuous lower layer of Earth’s crust (4) 8. Seabird with large colony at Cape Kidnappers in Hawkes Bay...

WildernessWord, November 2015

Crossword

Across 1. Mt _____ – South Island peak also known as Pikirakatahi (8) 6. ____ jumping – risky sport involving high structures and natural formations (4) 8. What iceberg does...

WildernessWord: December 2015

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Across Something to fuel your cooker (7) Type of tree found in Nelson Lakes National Park (5) Measure water depth (5) NZ river that flows from King Country to Tasman...

WildernessWord: February 2016

Crossword

Across 1. Mt _____ – mountain in NZ’s Southern Alps near Lake Wanaka (8) 6. Fixed surveying station on hilltop (4) 8. Maori name for mountain holly (6) 9. This...

WildernessWord, March 2016

Crossword

Across 7. _____ National Park on Stewart Island was opened in 2002 (7) 9. Destructive mud-flow on slopes of volcano (5) 10. Maori name for whiteywood tree (5) 11. Rivers...

WildernessWord, April 2016

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Across 1. _____ Ranges – mountains running between Palmerston North and Wellington (7) 5. Large brown seaweed with fluted leathery fronds (4) 7. NZ native tree of genus and species...

WildernessWord, May 2016

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Across 1. Rock formation that extends beyond cliff face (8) 6. NZ native tree with red flowers (4) 8. Agile for outdoor pursuits (6) 9. Pass, valley and river between...

WildernessWord, June 2016

Crossword

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Wilderness Word, September 2016

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WildernessWord, October 2016

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WildernessWord, November 2016

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WildernessWord, December 2016

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WildernessWord, January 2017

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WildernessWord, February 2017

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WildernessWord, March 2017

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WildernessWord, April 2017

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WildernessWord, May 2017

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WildernessWord, June 2017

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WildernessWord, July 2017

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WildernessWord, August 2017

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WildernessWord, October 2017

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WildernessWord, March 2018

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WildernessWord, June 2018

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WildernessWord, July 2018

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WildernessWord, October 2018

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WildernessWord, November 2018

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WildernessWord, December 2018

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WildernessWord, January 2019

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WildernessWord, February 2019

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WildernessWord, March 2019

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WildernessWord, April 2019

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WildernessWord, May 2019

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WildernessWord, June 2019

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WildernessWord, July 2019

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WildernessWord, August 2019

Walkshorts, Crossword

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WildernessWord, September 2019

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WildernessWord, October 2019

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WildernessWord, November 2019

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WildernessWord, January 2020

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WildernessWord, February 2020

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WildernessWord, March 2020

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WildernessWord, June 2020

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