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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North IslandTaranaki

Fantham's Peak

Dawson Falls, Egmont National Park

Fantham's Peak

Dawson Falls, Egmont National Park

4.1 km return | 5 hours return

South IslandWest Coast

View from the top of Alex's Knob

Alex Knob Track

Franz Josef Glacier Area

Alex Knob Track

Franz Josef Glacier Area

Time: 8 hr return

North IslandCoromandel

The Pinnacles

14 km return | 6 - 9 hours 30 minutes return

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North IslandRotorua Region

Time: 5-6 hours one way Distance: 15km one way

North IslandRuapehu

View of the lava flow from Lake Surprise Track.

Time: 5 hr return

South IslandNelson Region

Lake Peel Walk

Kahurangi National Park

Lake Peel Walk

Kahurangi National Park

Time: 5 hrs Return. Distance 9km.

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North IslandOut East

Ruapani Circuit Track

Lake Waikaremoana

Ruapani Circuit Track

Lake Waikaremoana

approx 13 km return | 6 hours return

North IslandNorthland

Te Whara Track

Bream Head Scenic Reserve

Te Whara Track

Bream Head Scenic Reserve

7.5 km one-way | 5 hours one-way

South IslandWest Coast

Mount / Mt Tuhua Track

Lake Kaniere Scenic Reserve

Mount / Mt Tuhua Track

Lake Kaniere Scenic Reserve

Time: 7 hr return

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South IslandNelson Region

Admiring Mt Arthur peak

18.4 km return | 6 hours 30 minutes return

South IslandWest Coast

Big River to Inangahua River track

Victoria Conservation Park

Big River to Inangahua River track

Victoria Conservation Park

Time: 6-7 hrs

South IslandMount Cook - MacKenzie

Benmore Range access track

Access to Benmore Range Conservation Area

Benmore Range access track

Access to Benmore Range Conservation Area

Time: 7 hr return, Distance: 17 km return, 800 m vertical

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North IslandWellington Region

Field Hut and Table Top

Otaki Forks, Tararua Forest Park

Field Hut and Table Top

Otaki Forks, Tararua Forest Park

Time: 5 – 6 hr return

South IslandQueenstown Region

Big Hill Circuit - Arrowtown. Do it.....

Time: 5-6 hours return, Distance: 20.7 kms

North IslandManawatu - Wanganui

Mangahao Makahika Track

Mangaore, Tararua Forest Park

Mangahao Makahika Track

Mangaore, Tararua Forest Park

Time: 6 - 7 hrs going south, 7- 8 hrs going north, Distance: 15 km

North IslandAuckland Region

Whatipu Gibbons Track

Waitakere Ranges Regional Park

Whatipu Gibbons Track

Waitakere Ranges Regional Park

Time: 6 hours return | Distance: 17 km 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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South IslandKaikoura Region

Barratts Bivvy

no longer exists

Barratts Bivvy

no longer exists

The bivvy was destroyed in the November 2016 earthquake.

North IslandOut East

South IslandCanterbury

Sign of the Packhorse Walk

Orton Bradley Park

Sign of the Packhorse Walk

Orton Bradley Park

South IslandCanterbury

Mount / Mt Herbert Walkway

Orton Bradley Park

Mount / Mt Herbert Walkway

Orton Bradley Park