Re: Rapaki Road: Drilling, Chainsaws, Explosives 25 Nov - 23 Dec

Postby Wobbler on Thu 19/Jan/12 3:22pm

Yeah must be close
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Re: Rapaki Road: Drilling, Chainsaws, Explosives 25 Nov - 23 Dec

Postby danose on Thu 19/Jan/12 3:25pm

Trail wrote:Rapaki is now open again. Does that mean we have a big earthquake due in a few hours??


only if I ride up it :blush:
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Re: Rapaki Road: Drilling, Chainsaws, Explosives 25 Nov - 23 Dec

Postby Percy Pig on Thu 19/Jan/12 3:27pm

danose wrote:
Trail wrote:Rapaki is now open again. Does that mean we have a big earthquake due in a few hours??


only if I ride up it :blush:

Ride down it, see what happens then, hurp derp? :D
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Re: Rapaki Road: Drilling, Chainsaws, Explosives 25 Nov - 23 Dec

Postby Trail on Thu 19/Jan/12 3:44pm

what does an anti-earthquake feel like? Does everything just go still and stop moving?
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Re: Rapaki Road: Drilling, Chainsaws, Explosives 25 Nov - 23 Dec

Postby swtchbckr on Thu 19/Jan/12 4:00pm

Wobbler wrote:Yeah must be close

yeah, i reckon too. the gaps between quakes is getting too long again... pressure's building... :eh:
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Re: Rapaki Road: Drilling, Chainsaws, Explosives 25 Nov - 23 Dec

Postby danose on Thu 19/Jan/12 4:27pm

Trail wrote:what does an anti-earthquake feel like? Does everything just go still and stop moving?


it causes rocks to fall up hills and piles of rubble to re-assembled into buildings
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Re: Rapaki Road: Drilling, Chainsaws, Explosives 25 Nov - 23 Dec

Postby danose on Thu 19/Jan/12 4:28pm

swtchbckr wrote:pressure's building... :eh:


it's ok - it's kaiapoi's turn next
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Re: Rapaki Road: Drilling, Chainsaws, Explosives 25 Nov - 23 Dec

Postby noel_whiteside on Thu 19/Jan/12 4:38pm

danose wrote:
Trail wrote:what does an anti-earthquake feel like? Does everything just go still and stop moving?


it causes rocks to fall up hills and piles of rubble to re-assembled into buildings


If that wind gets much stronger it might blow a lot of rubble back up the hills. It's going to be a slow ride home tonight.
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Re: Rapaki Road: Drilling, Chainsaws, Explosives 25 Nov - 23 Dec

Postby BjWill on Thu 19/Jan/12 7:48pm

Signage still says it was closed at 6:00pm tonight.

Still the closed signs never stopped anyone, still plenty of traffic up there.
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Re: Rapaki Road: Drilling, Chainsaws, Explosives 25 Nov - 23 Dec

Postby Tinkerbell on Thu 19/Jan/12 7:53pm

BjWill wrote:Signage still says it was closed at 6:00pm tonight.

Still the closed signs never stopped anyone, still plenty of traffic up there.

http://www.ccc.govt.nz/cityleisure/gett ... tatus.aspx

Track status says open
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Re: Rapaki Road: Drilling, Chainsaws, Explosives 25 Nov - 23 Dec

Postby BjWill on Thu 19/Jan/12 7:57pm

Tinkerbell wrote:
BjWill wrote:Signage still says it was closed at 6:00pm tonight.

Still the closed signs never stopped anyone, still plenty of traffic up there.

http://www.ccc.govt.nz/cityleisure/gett ... tatus.aspx

Track status says open


Cheers, that's awesome news. Guessing they will deal to the signs tomorrow.
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