Late in the afternoon of our first full day in Cass, we went up to Arthur’s Pass to try to find a walk that we’d been told about. Here we are paralleling the Waimakariri River.
A mountain near the pass.
After learning about some local walks in the visitor’s center, we decided all we really had time for was a 10-minute walk to a waterfall near the center. We couldn’t find the right trail to it for a long time, but the boys finally located it. So beautiful! Here is Mr. Intellectual in front of the lower fall.
Grandma and Mr. Sweetie at the viewing platform for the upper fall.
Some of the boys found a semblance of a trail to the upper fall, and of course they had to explore that.
The bridge from which we viewed the lower fall.
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