Autumn Trail Sunrise

Sunrise illuminating autumn poplar trees along the Tutaekuri riverbank

Autumn Trail Poplars

Early morning in autumn along the Tutaekuri riverbank trail with poplar trees

Safe From Harm

Saved from logging Ball’s Clearing Reserve is a beautiful ancient stand of native bush

Safe From Harm II

Saved from logging Ball’s Clearing Reserve is a beautiful and ancient stand of native bush

Just past Puketitiri at the base of the Kaweka Ranges this forest is a must visit for nature lovers. It’s also home to Pekapeka, NZ’s endangered long-tailed bat

Safe From Harm IV

Ball’s Clearing Reserve is an outstanding example of dense virgin podocarp forest

Just past Puketitiri at the base of the Kaweka Ranges this forest is a must visit for nature lovers. It’s also home to Pekapeka, NZ’s endangered long-tailed bat. The forest escaped the widespread forest milling which was prominent in the area in the 1930’s as well as the extensive fires in the 1940’s

Safe From Harm III

A huge native tree on the trail in Ball’s Clearing Reserve. Saved from logging Ball’s Clearing Reserve is a beautiful and ancient stand of native bush

Just past Puketitiri at the base of the Kaweka Ranges this forest is a must visit for nature lovers. It’s also home to Pekapeka, NZ’s endangered long-tailed bat. The forest escaped the widespread forest milling which was prominent in the area in the 1930’s as well as the extensive fires in the 1940’s

Opening to Light

Trail wandering in Boundary Stream Reserve where the birds sing, sun shines and heart fills. Beautiful native bush on the Kamahi Loop Track

Into Light

An opening in the bush. Trail wandering in Boundary Stream Reserve where the birds sing, sun shines and heart fills. Beautiful native bush on the Kamahi Loop Track

Strange Fruit

Sun setting behind a tree, golden summer field with sheep look on

Golden Gateway

A farm gateway bathed in beautiful golden sunlight on the Hawke's Bay Trails near the estuary

Along The Way

The limestone trail on the Hawke's Bay Trails water ride

A beautiful place close to explore by bicycle in the evening

Te Mata Peak & Range Sold

Sunshine breaking through the cloud illuminating the farmland below Te Mata Peak

The zigzag trail became controversial and was subsequently removed before opening to the public

Autumn Trail Light

Sun shining through the trees late autumn on the Hawke's Bay trails near Puketapu

The Trees Don't Need To Know

Autumn trees on the Hawke's Bay Trails near Puketapu