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Lindis Pass

Photograph By Tim Pierce

Headed north from Wanaka over Lindis Pass we quickly started to realize how serious the storm was. Usually at this time of year the road only holds a sprinkling of snow. Yet here, only 40 minutes from home, we found meters of snow with no tussocks to be seen!