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 IslandRotorua Region

Bubbling mud

Time: 2 min one way, Distance: 20 m

North IslandNorthland

Time: 10 min round trip Distance: 400 m

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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 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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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

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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 IslandNorthland

Watkin Powell Track

Otamure Bay - Whananaki

Watkin Powell Track

Otamure Bay - Whananaki

Distance: 400 m

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North IslandTaupo Region

5 minute walk

South IslandSouthland

Fleming River

Tractor Exhibit

Fleming River

Tractor Exhibit

Time: 5 minutes

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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 IslandManawatu - Wanganui

200 m return | 5 minutes return

South IslandWest Coast

Time: 5 min