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 IslandWest Coast

The end of the road

1.6 km return | 40 minutes return

South IslandMarlborough

Circle Walk

Pelorus Bridge Scenic Reserve

Circle Walk

Pelorus Bridge Scenic Reserve

1.7 km return | 45 minutes return

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South IslandWest Coast

Terrace Walk

Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Terrace Walk

Westland Tai Poutini National Park

1.8 km return | 30 minutes return

North IslandNorthland

The Four Sisters - Trounson Kauri Park

1.6 km return | 40 minutes return

South IslandWest Coast

2 km return | 1 hour return

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South IslandNelson Region

Approx 2 km return | 30-45 minutes return

South IslandFiordland

Lake Gunn nature walk

Lake Gunn Nature Walk

Milford Road, Fiordland National Park

Lake Gunn Nature Walk

Milford Road, Fiordland National Park

1.2 km return | 45 minutes return

North IslandOut East

approx 1 km return | 30 minutes - 1 hour return

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North IslandWellington Region

Nga Taonga Nature Walk

Catchpool Valley

Nga Taonga Nature Walk

Catchpool Valley

1.3 km return | 45 minutes return

South IslandCoastal Otago

Ocean spilling through a gap in the rocks, Huriawa

Huriawa Pa Walk

Karitane Beach

Huriawa Pa Walk

Karitane Beach

2.4 km return | 45 minutes return

North IslandNorthland

1.2 km return | 45 minutes return

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South IslandWest Coast

Bucket Dredge Walk

Gillespies Beach

Bucket Dredge Walk

Gillespies Beach

1.6 km return | 30 minutes return

North IslandCoromandel

2 km return | 45 minutes return

South IslandCanterbury

A mock up of a pit saw site

Dennistoun Bush

Peel Forest Park

Dennistoun Bush

Peel Forest Park

1.8 km return | 45 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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North IslandWaikato

The track is perfect for walks with young kids

Mangakara Nature Walk

Pirongia Forest Park.

Mangakara Nature Walk

Pirongia Forest Park.

2 km return | 1 hour return

South IslandQueenstown Region

Views from the picnic area

2.2 km return | 40 minutes return

North IslandWaikato

Toetoe

Ngarunui Track

Bryant Memorial Reserve

Ngarunui Track

Bryant Memorial Reserve

1.6 km return | 40 minutes return