Summiting a NZ Volcano

Here are 18 photos capturing our day hike (12km / 3 000m elevation - took us about 6h return) to the top of Mount Taranaki! But first, a little introduction about the Mount Taranaki: In Māori, tara means "mountain peak" and naki is thought to come from ngaki meaning "shining" - referring to the mountain’s winter snow cover. At 2,518 metres … Continue reading Summiting a NZ Volcano