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 IslandOut East

Birds eye view

Time: 3 - 4 days, Distance: 46 km

North IslandTaranaki

Mt Taranaki

Around the Mountain Circuit

Egmont National Park

Around the Mountain Circuit

Egmont National Park

Time: 4 - 5 days, Distance: 45 km - 49 km depending on if upper or lower track is taken

South IslandCanterbury

Little River Rail Trail - Christchurch

Distance: currently just over 30km, it will be 45km when fully completed

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South IslandWanaka Region

The view on top of Gillespie Pass

Time: 3 - 4 days, Distance: 58 km

South IslandNelson Region

Wangapeka Track

Kahurangi National Park

Wangapeka Track

Kahurangi National Park

Time: 4 - 6 days one way, Distance: 59 km

South IslandWest Coast

Time: 3 days

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South IslandQueenstown Region

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

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

South IslandFiordland

Luxmore Hut

Kepler Track

Luxmore Hut

Kepler Track

27.6 km return | 9 hours return

South IslandQueenstown Region

Greenstone & Caples Tracks

Fiordland National Park

Greenstone & Caples Tracks

Fiordland National Park

Time: 4 - 5 days

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North IslandBay of Plenty

Whirinaki Track

Entrance via Minginui Village

Whirinaki Track

Entrance via Minginui Village

Time: 2 - 5 days

North IslandAuckland Region

Hillary Trail

Waitakere Ranges

Hillary Trail

Waitakere Ranges

Time - 4 days

South IslandMarlborough

Time: 2 days one way, Distance: 27 km

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South IslandMarlborough

Amazing vistas along the Queen Charlotte

Time: From 1 hour to 5 days one way, Total Distance: 70 km

North IslandTaupo Region

South IslandQueenstown Region

Hollyford Track

Fiordland National Park

Hollyford Track

Fiordland National Park

Time: 4 days one way, Distance: 56 km

South IslandKaikoura Region

Superb views over the Kaikoura Plain and Peninsula reward those who climb on Mt Fyffe.

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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 IslandQueenstown Region

Moonlight Track

Arthurs Point to Moke Lake

Moonlight Track

Arthurs Point to Moke Lake

Walking time: 4 - 5hrs one way, Mountain biking time: 3-5hrs loop track (38km)

North IslandBay of Plenty

North South Track

Kaimai Mamaku Forest Park

North South Track

Kaimai Mamaku Forest Park

Time: 5 - 6 days, Distance: 82 km approximately

North IslandWellington Region

Time: 3 days

South IslandQueenstown Region

Pyke

Big Bay Route - Fiordland National Park

Pyke

Big Bay Route - Fiordland National Park

Distance: 88 km