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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South IslandCanterbury

A Big Tree!

Big Tree Walk

Peel Forest Park

Big Tree Walk

Peel Forest Park

870 m return | 20 minutes return

North IslandOut East

Nice falls. Easy access.

Aniwaniwa Falls Track

Lake Waikaremoana

Aniwaniwa Falls Track

Lake Waikaremoana

approx 800 m return | 20 minutes return

North IslandOut East

Te Reinga Falls

500 m return | 10 minutes return

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South IslandWest Coast

Roaring Billy Falls

1 km return | 25 minutes return

North IslandWellington Region

Loop Walk

Kaitoke Regional Park

Loop Walk

Kaitoke Regional Park

800 m return | 15 minutes return

North IslandRuapehu

Whakapapa Nature Walk

Whakapapa Village

Whakapapa Nature Walk

Whakapapa Village

Approx 600 m return | 15 minutes return

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South IslandFiordland

Kea at Te Anau Wildlife centre

1 km return | 20 minutes return

North IslandCoromandel

900 m return | 20 minutes return

North IslandCoromandel

Golden Hills Battery Walk

Broken Hills Recreation Area

Golden Hills Battery Walk

Broken Hills Recreation Area

800 m return | 30 minutes return

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North IslandCoromandel

Murray's Walk

Kauaeranga Valley

Murray's Walk

Kauaeranga Valley

1 km return | 30 minutes return

North IslandTaranaki

Potaema Track

East Egmont, Egmont National Park

Potaema Track

East Egmont, Egmont National Park

1 km return | 30 minutes return

North IslandTaranaki

1 km return | 30 minutes return

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North IslandTaupo Region

Deep breasted Rainbow Trout

River Walk

Tongariro National Trout Centre

River Walk

Tongariro National Trout Centre

1 km return | 20 minutes return

South IslandSouthland

1 km return | 30 minutes return

North IslandRuapehu

Ngaruhoe from the mounds

Mounds Walk

Whakapapa Village

Mounds Walk

Whakapapa Village

1 km return | 20 minutes return

North IslandNorthland

700 metres return| 15 minutes 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 IslandMarlborough

Onamalutu Scenic Reserve Walks

Northbank, Mount Richmond Forest Park

Onamalutu Scenic Reserve Walks

Northbank, Mount Richmond Forest Park

under 1 km return | 5 -20 minutes return

North IslandOut East

Marawaiwai Track

Marawaiwai Scenic Reserve

Marawaiwai Track

Marawaiwai Scenic Reserve

700 m return | 20 minutes return

North IslandTaranaki

Kamahi Loop Track

East Egmont, Egmont National Park

Kamahi Loop Track

East Egmont, Egmont National Park

600 m return | 15 minutes return

North IslandWairarapa

Kahikatea Walk

Carter Scenic Reserve

Kahikatea Walk

Carter Scenic Reserve

1 km return | 30 minutes return