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Based in North­land, New Zealand, Jack is an avid ex­plorer and pho­tog­ra­pher. and reg­u­lar con­trib­u­tor to Ad­ven­ture Ma­gaazine. Chas­ing his love of ad­ven­ture and all things wild, takes him to some of New Zealand’s most stun­ning and iso­lated spots, tak­ing full ad­van­tage of the coun­try’s range of ex­pan­sive Na­tional Parks. Drawn here from the UK 4 years ago, Jack spends his work­ing days as a PADI in­struc­tor and his spare time ex­plor­ing and hik­ing the stun­ning trails New Zealand has to of­fer. We caught up with Jack to get an in­sight into his jour­ney.

What’s a tip you can give us that you have learnt the hard way? What would you ad­vise your younger self to do dif­fer­ently? What safety rou­tine do you and dur­ing a trip? What’s a list of es­sen­tials needs when tramp­ing? fol­low be­fore that ev­ery­one What do you look for in a tent when plan­ning to stay off the beaten track? If you could have one sign at the be­gin­ning of each track, what would it read? Most scary tramp? Most chal­leng­ing tramp? Most beau­ti­ful tramp? Most re­ward­ing tramp? Any­thing else you’d like to add?

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