South Island

Nelson Region

This region is like a hippy with flash shoes. Drunk on sunshine. Replenish, reflect, restock & relax. Then relive the 70's and head down the one way street called Golden Bay, it won't let you down.

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Summertime bliss

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Freedom Camping

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Freedom Camping

Freedom Camping by the river

Wangapeka Track

Kahurangi National Park

Wangapeka Track

Kahurangi National Park

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

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Abel Tasman National Park

Inland Track

Abel Tasman National Park

Time: 3 days, Distance: 37.5 km

Kaituna Track

Collingwood

Kaituna Track

Collingwood

Time: 8-9 hr or shorter walks from 20 min to 2 hr

Anglers Walk, Lake Rotoiti

Nelson Lakes National Park

Anglers Walk, Lake Rotoiti

Nelson Lakes National Park

Time: 1 hour each way

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Wharariki Beach and Puponga Farm Park in behind.

This 1 hour return walk is near Farewell Spit and Puponga Farm Park.

Puponga Hilltop Walk

Puponga hilltop walk

Farewell Spit & Puponga Farm Park

Puponga hilltop walk

Farewell Spit & Puponga Farm Park

Time: 2-3 hr one way

Admiring Mt Arthur peak

Time: 5-8 hr return to summit depending on snow coverage.

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wilsoneng

England

The cafe and outlook over Farewell Spit is just fantastic.

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Kerr Bay

Time: 5 hrs return

Looking down at tarns near Lake Angelus

Lake Angelus

Nelson Lakes National Park

Lake Angelus

Nelson Lakes National Park

Time: 2 - 3 days (5 - 9 hr each day with 3 route options)

Time: 3 hr circuit

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Berke

Germany

On a hot day there are nice swimming holes near Nelson city in the Maitai River.

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The 38km Dun Mountain Trail loops between Brook Valley and the Maitai Valley and is a grade 3 mountain bike ride.

Climbing for all levels

Time: 1 hour return

Time: 2 hr return

Totaranui Camping Ground

Totaranui Camping Ground

Abel Tasman National Park

Totaranui Camping Ground

Abel Tasman National Park

Large DOC campsite, basic facilities

Abel Tasman Coast Track - Photo: DOC / 90 Seconds

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DOC Visitor Centre

Nelson

DOC Visitor Centre

Start your journey through New Zealand's stunning landscapes at a Department of Conservation (DOC) Visitor Centre. Information about conservation...