From West to East – Part 4

So it’s downhill from the crest of Lewis Pass, but no time to get distracted as there’s the odd landslide to dodge.

Driving Lewis Pass

And a few twists and turns.

Driving Lewis Pass

Here, the road follows a series of rivers. First the Lewis, then the Nina, the Boyle, the Hope, and finally the Waiau Uwha, as it makes its way to the Pacific Ocean.

Driving Lewis Pass

Driving Lewis Pass

We travelled in early summer, so the rivers weren’t flowing full-pelt. It must be exhilarating to see it in full force in the spring time.

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