The Ultimate Road Trip Playlist
Adventure Events That Give Back
Decolonizing The Outdoors
Six months ago, when toitū first launched, we built our community on the premise of exploring and protecting the natural world. We tagged our photos with #exploreandprotect and didn't think twice. That is, until an Instagram follower sent us a message suggesting we re-evaluate our wording. Why does the language we use matter, so long as it's not inflammatory and crude? Well, let us run you through what we've learnt.
Otago Central Rail Trail - Aotearoa
Set across the ditch in central Otago, the former Otago Central Railway is now a popular off-road cycle and walking trail. It’s a fantastic route which passes through old historic gold-mining villages and country pubs that offer classic Kiwi hospitality. Aiming to see another side of the country most of my family have called home at some point in their lives, a group of us decided to cycle from Clyde to Middlemarch on a truly memorable family holiday.
More Than The Climb
Toitū's Silly Season Gift Guide
The Great Ocean Road
How To Do A Number 2 - BUSH BASICS
When you've gotta go, you've gotta go ... If you've never had to squat in the bush then you probably don't know how, that's fair enough! Let us educate you then on the hole squat and dump deal (like what we did there ;)).
How To Buy Gear More Responsibly
If you're into outdoors sports, you're probably going to need some gear to help you get out there safely and enjoyably. Purchasing this doesn't have to put a whole in your wallet or the ozone layer though.
Here are 6 tips on how to buy gear more responsibly, so that you can better #exploreandprotect!