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Life Renewal in New Zealand

February 19 – March 4, 2011

Dates and Itinerary

Preparation Group

Dates to be arranged

Trip Itinerary

Date Activity Lodging
Feb. 19 Leave home on Saturday, fly overnight, and arrive in NZ on Monday. (We lose a day to the dateline.)  
Feb 21 Gather in Queenstown. A low key day to adjust to the time change. Optional hiking, exploring town, or resting. Dinner out on the town. Vacation House in Queenstown
Feb. 22 Morning yoga. Cruise Lake Wakatipu on the T.S.S. Earnslaw. Visit a sheep farm on the far side of the gigantic lake. Vacation House in Queenstown
Feb. 23 Drive to the far side of Lake Wakatipu and the town of Glenorchy, and begin the Routeburn Track. Routeburn Track Hut
Feb. 24 Routeburn Track Routeburn Track Hut
Feb. 25 RouteburnTrack Routeburn Track Hut
Feb. 26 Complete the Routeburn Track and drive the scenic Fiordland highway back to Queenstown. Vacation House or Hotel in Queenstown
Feb. 27 Travel day. Fly to Nelson. Drive one hour north to the town of Kaiteriteri, located on the coast just outside of Abel Tasman National Park. Vacation home in Kaiteriteri
Feb. 28 We will charter a catamaran to sail to a beautiful golden sand beach in Abel Tasman. Great swimming! Vacation home in Kaiteriteri
March 1 Morning yoga and afternoon hiking along the semi-tropical coast of Abel Tasman. Vacation home in Kaiteriteri
March 2 Sea kayaking to the famous Split Rock and small islands off the Abel Tasman coast. Vacation home in Kaiteriteri
March 3 A final day of personal reflection as you gather your experiences in preparation for returning home. Vacation home in Kaiteriteri
March 4 Fly home, departing from Nelson. Because of the dateline, arrive home on the same day. Home!


Integration Group

Two evenings in March,  Boulder — Dates to be arranged.