Tobin AkehurstExplorer

I am from the Pacific Northwest, where the mountains meet the sea. When I eschew the trappings of the modern world and venture into the mountains I feel as though I am revived by simplicity, renewed by the power of violent geography.

Hike the Trig M Trail

4.0
2.1 mi / 1509.2 ft gain

Climb Mt. Cloudsley

5.0
8.7 mi / 3937 ft gain

Hike and Climb at Castle Hill

3.5
2 mi

Climb to Homer Saddle, Fjordland NP

1.6 mi / 1574.8 ft gain

Climb Mount B'Limit

6 mi / 4000 ft gain

Hike Foggy Peak and Castle Hill Peak

5.0
8.1 mi / 3280.8 ft gain

Hike to the Summit of Mt. Guy

6.2 mi / 2139.1 ft gain

Hike to the Summit of Mt. Fyffe

5.0
10.6 mi / 2952.8 ft gain

Hike to the Summit of Mt. Isobel

5.0
5.6 mi / 2624.7 ft gain

Winter Overnight in Lake Angelus Hut

7.5 mi / 4000 ft gain

Hike the St Arnaud Track in Nelson Lakes NP

3.4 mi / 3668 ft gain

Walk in the Christchurch Botanic Gardens

5.0
2 mi / 0 ft gain

Hike to the Summit of Mt. Herbert

4.0
9.3 mi / 2985.6 ft gain

Summit Castle Peak, Mount Rainier NP

4.0
6 mi / 1400 ft gain

Explore Ohau Waterfall

5.0
0.2 mi / 0 ft gain

Hike to Robert's Point (Franz Josef Glacier)

5.0
7.6 mi / 1640.4 ft gain

Hike to the Blue Pools

4.5
0.3 mi / 10 ft gain

Day Hike to Harris Saddle (Routeburn Track)

4.5
14.3 mi / 2460.6 ft gain

Hike Lake Wanaka and Photograph the Famous Tree

5.0
13.7 mi / 0 ft gain

Hike to Lake Alta

2 mi

Hike to Hamilton Peak's Summit

7.5 mi / 3280.8 ft gain

Hike to the Summit of Rock Mountain, WA

5.0
11 mi / 4175 ft gain

Climb Mount Ritter

Winter Mountaineering in Arthur's Pass