Bear in mind that this was supposedly the start of the hot Central summer!
But despite the freezing start on this particular trip, by lunchtime the temperature was 25°C. A classic example of four seasons in one day and what you should plan for on a backcountry ride in Central Otago.
Always follow the Outdoor Safety Code
- Plan your trip
- Tell someone your plans
- Be aware of the weather
- Know your limits
- Take sufficient supplies
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