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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

Time: 20 to 30 min return

North IslandAuckland Region

The surf lifesaving tower at Te Henga

Bethells Rd to Constable Rd 8 km or 3 - 4 hr one way, Bethells Rd to O’Neill’s Bay 2 km or 45 min one way.

South IslandWanaka Region

A bit of lunging along the Cascade Saddle Track

Time: 2 days, Distance: Approx. 60 km

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North IslandAuckland Region

Tiritiri Matangi Island is a wildlife sanctuary and one of New Zealand's most important and exciting conservation projects.

North IslandRotorua Region

Tarawera Falls

40 min to 1.5 hours return. 700m to 4km.

South IslandWest Coast

Croesus Track

Paparoa National Park

Croesus Track

Paparoa National Park

Time: 7 - 8 hr, Distance: 18 km

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South IslandCanterbury

Spencer Park is an outstanding recreational facility, and a great place for a family day trip.

North IslandNorthland

Time: 15 min Distance: 350 m

South IslandWanaka Region

French Ridge Track

Matukituki Valley

French Ridge Track

Matukituki Valley

Time: 4-5 hours, Distance: 7.2 km

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South IslandFiordland

Earland Falls walk

Milford Road

Earland Falls walk

Milford Road

Time: 6 hr return

South IslandMount Cook - MacKenzie

Viewpoint

Red Tarns Track

Aoraki/Mount / Mt Cook Village

Red Tarns Track

Aoraki/Mount / Mt Cook Village

Time: 2 hr return

North IslandWairarapa

Castlepoint lighthouse and surrounding rocky features

Time: 30 min return

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South IslandWest Coast

Perfect reflections

Mirror Tarn walk

Oparara Basin

Mirror Tarn walk

Oparara Basin

Time: 30 min

North IslandBay of Plenty

Kohi Point

Kohi Point Walkway

Ohope beach to Whakatane

Kohi Point Walkway

Ohope beach to Whakatane

Time: 4hrs return

South IslandWest Coast

Roaring Billy Falls

Time: 25 mins return Length: 1km

South IslandWest Coast

Peters Pool Walk

Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Peters Pool Walk

Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Time: 25 min

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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

Time: 2 - 4 hr

South IslandQueenstown Region

Time: 2 to 3 hours

North IslandHawkes Bay

Bell Rock Loop Track

Boundary Stream

Bell Rock Loop Track

Boundary Stream

Time: 3 hr return

South IslandMount Cook - MacKenzie

Mount / Mt John

Lake Alexandrina round trip

Mount / Mt John

Lake Alexandrina round trip

Time: 6-8 hours, 26km round trip