Walking

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Walking and Trekking

Walking and trekking the tracks throughout New Zealand is top of the to-do list for many travellers to New Zealand. From gentle, scenic short walks to multi-day adventures, experience Aotearoa on foot and immerse yourself in the bush, beach and wilderness you came to see.

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South IslandWest Coast

View from the Okarito Trig

Okarito Trig Walk

Okarito, Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Okarito Trig Walk

Okarito, Westland Tai Poutini National Park

4.2 km return | 1h 30 minutes return

South IslandWest Coast

Lyell Walkway

Buller Gorge

Lyell Walkway

Buller Gorge

4 km return | 1h 30 minutes return

North IslandRuapehu

Time: 1 hr return

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North IslandBay of Plenty

One of the waterfalls in the gorge

Crown Tramway Track

Karangahake Gorge

Crown Tramway Track

Karangahake Gorge

6 km return | 2 hours return

North IslandTaranaki

The Ridge Loop Track

Kaponga, Egmont National Park

The Ridge Loop Track

Kaponga, Egmont National Park

Time: 1 - 1 hr 30 min return

North IslandNorthland

Time: 1 hr return Distance: 1.5 km

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South IslandNelson Region

Six Mile Walk

Murchison

Six Mile Walk

Murchison

Time: 1 hr 30 min return

South IslandWest Coast

3.5 km return | 1 hour return

South IslandCanterbury

Woodland Walk

Hanmer Forest

Woodland Walk

Hanmer Forest

Time: 1 hr return

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North IslandAuckland Region

6 km return | 2 hours return

North IslandManawatu - Wanganui

Atene Viewpoint Walk

Whanganui National Park

Atene Viewpoint Walk

Whanganui National Park

Time: 1 - 2 hr

North IslandRotorua Region

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South IslandCanterbury

South IslandWest Coast

The walk to the terminal face of Franz Josef Glacier

Franz Josef Glacier Walk

Terminal Face Walk

Franz Josef Glacier Walk

Terminal Face Walk

5.4 km return | 1 hour 30 minutes return

South IslandNelson Region

Harwoods Hole

Takaka Hill

Harwoods Hole

Takaka Hill

5.8 km return | 1 hour 30 minutes return

South IslandMarlborough

Elvy Waterfalls Track

Pelorus Scenic Reserve

Elvy Waterfalls Track

Pelorus Scenic Reserve

3 km return | 2 hours return

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Nicola

Germany

Te Anau-Milford Hwy: We spend a couple of days on the road. Did little walks and camped at Lake Gunn DOC campsite. We recommend the Summit Walk incl.the Nature Track at the top.

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North IslandNorthland

3.5 km one-way | 1 hour 30 minute one-way

South IslandWanaka Region

Outlet Track

Lake Wanaka

Outlet Track

Lake Wanaka

3 km one-way | 1 hours one-way

North IslandRotorua Region

4.4 km return | 2 hours return

South IslandMarlborough

approx 4 km return | 1 hour 15 minutes return