Moving Crumpy’s Hut

Posted on Jan 2, 2014 in Blog

Moving Crumpy’s Hut

“A story about an inspired Opotiki local who’s dragged Barry Crump’s A-frame out of the hills of Pakihi Vallley to restore it on his land for posterity, for everyone to see – especially those who are riding the Motu Trails – another reason to experience this beautiful region!” – SevenSharp, tvnz.co.nz Watch the clip here: http://tvnz.co.nz/seven-sharp/barry-s-place-video-5755236

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Arrival Magazine Visits Us!

Posted on Nov 2, 2012 in Blog

Arrival Magazine Visits Us!

Kiwi Dream Job employee Dean’s jam packed 2 month Kiwi adventure around NZ with Arrival Magazine NZ! Post by Weka Wilds. Post by Weka...

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Going Gangnam in the Bush

Posted on Oct 10, 2012 in Blog, Gallery

Going Gangnam in the Bush

Recently we hosted 3 lovely Korean gentlemen at Weka Wilds, and they certainly showed us how to do it Gangnam style in the bush! Inexperienced with rural camping, we had the pleasure of teaching them how to set up camp, build a campfire to cook lunch and breakfast, and after a hot days’ tramping in the bush and night hunting the local possum population they were pretty exhausted. So why not come and enjoy the beautiful bush in and around Opotiki, and come and spend some quality time experiencing the Pakihi...

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Pakihi Possum Run

Posted on Aug 3, 2012 in Adventure, Blog, Gallery

Pakihi Possum Run

Last weekend we took the boys and their friends from town out into the bush for a Possum run, checking traps and helping to keep the local Weka wildlife safe. It was a stunning ‘boys day out’ with great weather and Mother Nature smiling down on us allowing us to capture some fantastic photos of the Pakihi Valley.  Check out some images in our Gallery. The boys really enjoyed themselves and the lads from town wished they could stay longer, but with plenty of accommodation for the whole family, they can...

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Kiwi by Night

Posted on May 22, 2012 in Adventure, Blog, Gallery

Kiwi by Night

On the eve of the Motu Trails grand opening ceremony we took a walk along our driveway to see if we could find some glow worms on a clear but frosty night. To our complete surprise and utter joy we managed to capture a photo of one of the largest Kiwi birds we’d ever seen, just out for a feed no doubt! Just simply amazing and you never know who or what you may stumble across when you come to stay at Weka Wilds Accommodation in the stunning Pakihi, Opotiki. Book...

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