Wild salmon spawning29/05/2016
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sophie Febery, firstname.lastname@example.org, 021 046 9958
GREAT DAY OUT TO SEE SALMON SPAWNING AND EXPLORE HOBBIT COUNTRY AND EDORAS – MT SUNDAY
We will drive past Lake Clearwater, beyond the fabulous viewing point of the Potts Cutting, onto the Erewhon (nowhere) road and then begin a magical journey to Edoras-Mount Sunday, stopping on our way up to see salmon spawning in the stream.
Note: Times on the day are approximate except departure time! Please aim to turn up 5-10 mins prior to departure time so we can all leave on time.
9:00am – those from Ashburton leave from Courthouse
9:15am – those from Methven leave from Information Centre
9:45am – Stop at Hakatere Heritage Buildings (corner Ashburton Gorge Road and Hakatere Heron Road), quick snack and toilet break before setting out on our journey to Edoras (Mt Sunday)
11:15am – Take our lunches and begin our trek. Picnic beside the sparkling Deep Stream and watch the Salmon make their ultimate journey
1:00pm – Our ascent is achieved. Explore the former site of Edoras from the Lord of the Rings.
2:00pm – Make our way back to the gateway to Hobbit land and our cars
3:00pm – Home time
Please let me know if you can come by Saturday 28th May.
To join this event, please bring an adult who is responsible for you!