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 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

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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

South IslandWest Coast

This water is definitely pretty chilly on the ...

Copland Track

To Welcome Flat Hut

Copland Track

To Welcome Flat Hut

Time: 2 days return. Distance: 34 km return.

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North IslandNorthland

16.5 km | 6½ hours one-way

North IslandNorthland

Waipapa River Track

Puketi Forest

Waipapa River Track

Puketi Forest

Time: 2 days

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South IslandStewart Island

Rugged serenity

Time: 4 - 6 days round trip from Freshwater, Distance: 71.5 km round trip

South IslandWest Coast

Time: 8 - 9hours one way, Distance: 11.1 km

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South IslandKaikoura Region

Kowhai-Hapuku Circuit

Mount / Mt Fyffe

Kowhai-Hapuku Circuit

Mount / Mt Fyffe

This rugged 2-3 day trip over Kowhai Saddle is typical Kaikoura country.

South IslandNelson Region

40 km return | 11 hours return

South IslandMarlborough

approx 20 km return | 8 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

Te Paki Coastal Track

Cape Reinga to Te Paki Stream

Te Paki Coastal Track

Cape Reinga to Te Paki Stream

Time: 8 hours 15 minutes one-way | Distance: 20.3 km to Te Paki Stream

North IslandBay of Plenty

Te Hoe Track

Whirinaki Te Pua-a-Tane Conservation Park

Te Hoe Track

Whirinaki Te Pua-a-Tane Conservation Park

This track provides access to the more remote areas of Whirinaki Te Pua-a-Tāne Conservation Park. Tramping in this area is rugged and requires...

South IslandMount Cook - MacKenzie

32 km return | 9-11 hours return