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 IslandNorthland

Time: 10 min round trip Distance: 400 m

North IslandRotorua Region

Bubbling mud

Time: 2 min one way, Distance: 20 m

North IslandNorthland

The lighthouse at Cape Reinga

600 m return | 20 minutes return

North IslandNorthland

One tree to rule them all.....

Tane Mahuta Walk

Waipoua Forest

Tane Mahuta Walk

Waipoua Forest

325 m return | 10 minutes return

North IslandNorthland

Piroa Falls Track

Waipu Gorge Scenic Reserve

Piroa Falls Track

Waipu Gorge Scenic Reserve

Time: 10 min Distance: 200 m

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North IslandNorthland

The Four Sisters

Four Sisters Walk

Waipoua Forest

Four Sisters Walk

Waipoua Forest

350 m return | 10 minutes return

South IslandNelson Region

Shear coastal cliffs - Cape Farewell

Cape Farewell Walk

Farewell Spit & Puponga Farm Park

Cape Farewell Walk

Farewell Spit & Puponga Farm Park

400 m return | 10 minutes return

South IslandNelson Region

North IslandNorthland

300 m return | 15 minutes return

North IslandWaikato

Waihora Lagoon after the rain

Waihora Lagoon Track

Pureora Forest Park

Waihora Lagoon Track

Pureora Forest Park

Time: 10 min one way

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North IslandTaupo Region

5 minute walk

South IslandSouthland

Monkey Island, Orepuki

Overnight Campervan Parking and Walk

Monkey Island, Orepuki

Overnight Campervan Parking and Walk

North IslandWaikato

600 m return | 5 minutes return

North IslandWaikato

Monument at the centre of the North Island

Centre of the North Island

Pureora Forest Park

Centre of the North Island

Pureora Forest Park

500 m return | 10 minutes return

North IslandCoromandel

300 m return | 20 minutes return

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AndreaT

Germany

If going by campervan, don't underestimate the distances, eat at The Beach House in Riverton, do the Rob Valley track, have windshield insurance, expect changing weather.

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North IslandTaranaki

Dawson Falls Power Station Walk

Kaponga, Egmont National Park

Dawson Falls Power Station Walk

Kaponga, Egmont National Park

Time: 10 min return

North IslandTairāwhiti Gisborne

Hinau Walk

Lake Waikaremoana

Hinau Walk

Lake Waikaremoana

Time: 20 min one way

North IslandNorthland

Watkin Powell Track

Otamure Bay - Whananaki

Watkin Powell Track

Otamure Bay - Whananaki

Distance: 400 m

South IslandWest Coast

Time: 5 min

North IslandNorthland

Arai te Uru Heritage Walk

Arai Te Uru Recreational Reserve

Arai te Uru Heritage Walk

Arai Te Uru Recreational Reserve

approx 800 m return | 15 minutes return