Les Simons (More or LesS)

Completed: 26 June 2022

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Les Simons
More or LesS
  • Start date: 13 May 2022
  • Age When Completed: 66
  • Direction Walked: North to South

General Comments

A very tough hike, with great signage, great huts and lovely people.

Food/Supplies Comments

I got supplies in trek towns and they had everything I needed.

Favourite Section

Walpole to Denmark.


Canoes, the Sea and Whales.

Personal Reactions

Physically very demanding and mentally challenging. did it on too short/tight time table.


Surprisingly very little, saw one snake tail, lots of birds, a few roos and whales.

Your Best Equipment

Luci Light, two S Hooks joined with fishing line (Rat Stopper).

Your Worst Equipment

gaiters as not water proof.

Advice for Others

Make sure you give yourself plenty of time and flexibility.