> Travel 2006 (Northern Solstice Cycle)

The “Northern Solstice” Cycle Trip with Adventure South’s from Christchurch to West Coast, Abel Tasman, Nelson, Picton, Kaikoura then back to Christchurch. These are just a few of the photos from this trip. See them all at RobiNZ Flickr

First stage of the ride was by train!
Northern Solstice Cycle Trip
Northern Solstice Day 1
First Day, First Ride
April Fools Day yesterday, no fools here
Gloomy but impressive
It's nice to be cycling away from this!
One way bridge + Bike + Car + Bus
Towards Cornishmans Rise
Where & what we came from...
Sun, Blue Sky, Cloud & Rain in one photo
Barrier Protection...
Towards Cass
Towards Cass II
Not that Craigieburn
Sally powers by
The road to Lake Pearson
Look behind you!
Dramatic Sky
Same Spot, looking the other way
First real climb
The peleton
Aussie John leads the climb
Just landscape
Rainbow Mountains
Northern Solstice Day 2
No Escaping The Red Shed
Rugged Coast towards 10 Mile Creek
Pre take-off preparations
Fine tune the bikes
Robbie powers up the hill
Bleak looking but it wasn't
Big seas
Looking back
The famous pancake rocks
Pancake Rocks OK
Rugged Coast
Rock Textures
Looking South
More than just rocks
Awesome place to stay
Room with a view
From the beach
Evening view from the balcony
Northern Solstice Day 3
More Stormy seas
More stormy seas
Cyclists looking for cycles?
Evidence it gets wet here, and it poured