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Motutaiko Island, Lake Taupo

My favorite kayak trip was to Motutaiko Island in Lake Taupo. I think we went to Motutaiko Island three times. The first time we attempted the trip we didn’t make it. It doesn’t look too far from our launch point on the east side of the lake, but it took over an hour to kayak […]

Buying a Kayak

Before we came to New Zealand we knew we wanted to spend a lot of our time kayaking.  We had seen pictures of people kayaking up to Maori carvings, around lakes and in rivers.  It looked like so much fun.  We even read about people fishing from their kayaks!  Of course we wanted to experience […]