The Wailau Experience

By Patrick Rorie Thursday, July 23, 2020 "Wailau here we come!!!" On Thursday, July 23rd, 2020, five intrepid backpackers (Nandor...

Windward Olympus

By Nandor Szotak - May 2nd 2020 I didn't do a new, exciting so called extreme hike for a while. I was more occupied with peak bagging,...

Climbing Eleao Windward

By Nandor Szotak - June 1st 2019 It was a long time in plan to climb up Eleao Windward, but as usual, life happened, so I had no time to...

True Manamana

By Nandor Szotak - April 16th 2019 Climbing the 1600 feet tall Pu'u Manamana (True Manamana) was on my list for a long time. This peak...

Climbing Bolohead Ridge

By Nandor Szotak - January 12th 2019 An intense day up a gnarly, narrow, crumbly ridge to the tallest peak on the island, combined with a...