June 2017

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Table of contents, June 2017

22 Roaring across the Tin Range
Tramping deep into the land that time forgot – a wild and untouched Stewart Island

28 A winter wonderland
Don’t let the cold weather scare you off – these 21 trips are best done in winter

42 Winter gear checklist
A guide to ice axes, crampons and other essential winter equipment

46 Back to basics II: safety skills for winter  
Advice from Wanaka Search and Rescue on how to stay safe and make the most of your tramping this winter

52 A pedal too far?
As e-bikes gain in popularity, a push is being made to allow them into national parks


18 Dingle Burn scramble
Mt Gladwish via Top Dingle Hut, Hawea Conservation Park

20 See more
Rock outcrops


2 Editorial

3 Pigeon post
Letters to the editor

4 Last weekend
What did you get up to last weekend?

6 Walkshorts
News from the wild

8 Wilderness word
Enter our crossword competition to win great prizes

10 Wild people
An Auckland man’s 150km journey through Doubtful Sound – on a stand-up paddleboard

14 Photo school
Tips for how to capture the serenity of frozen landscapes

16 Bird spotting
The friendliest of New Zealand’s birds, the South Island robin

72 Hotshot
A sense of scale at Mt Cook

The manual

58 Wild Range
Tablelands, Kahurangi National Park

62 Wild review
62 Sleeping bags for every budget
63 A first look at The North Face’s Oroshi rain jacket
64 Three new headlamps

65 Fitness and cuisine
Building upper body strength
Creamy coconut and chicken korma

66 Buyer’s guide
2017’s best insulated jackets

Images from the issue 

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