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 IslandOut East

approx 1 km return | 40 minutes return + time in cave

North IslandRotorua Region

Sulphur city

Free thermal walkway that includes a foot bath!

South IslandMount Cook - MacKenzie

Bowen Bush Walk

Aoraki/Mount / Mt Cook Village

Bowen Bush Walk

Aoraki/Mount / Mt Cook Village

Time: 10 min return

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South IslandSouthland

600 m return | 10 minutes return

South IslandCanterbury

Woodland Walk

Hanmer Forest

Woodland Walk

Hanmer Forest

Time: 1 hr return

South IslandWest Coast

The extent of the glacier in times past

Sentinel Rock Walk

Franz Josef Glacier, Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Sentinel Rock Walk

Franz Josef Glacier, Westland Tai Poutini National Park

900 m return | 20 minutes return

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South IslandWest Coast

Time: 20 minutes round trip

North IslandRuapehu

Meads Wall, Mt Ruapehu

Mount / Mt Ruapehu

Meads Wall Walk

Mount / Mt Ruapehu

Meads Wall Walk

A 15min walk with big rewards

South IslandSouthland

Matai falls

1 km return | 30 minutes return

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South IslandWest Coast

Time: 30 min round trip

South IslandCanterbury

Time: 20 min return

North IslandAuckland Region

approx 600 m return | 30 minutes return

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North IslandNorthland

700 m one-way | 10 minutes one-way

North IslandManawatu - Wanganui

600 m return | 20 minutes return

North IslandTaranaki

Araheke Bush Walk

Meeting of the Waters Scenic Reserve

Araheke Bush Walk

Meeting of the Waters Scenic Reserve

Time: 45 mins

North IslandCoromandel

800 m return | 20 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 IslandTaranaki

1 km return | 30 minutes return

North IslandNorthland

700 m return | 30 minutes return

South IslandSouthland

1 km return | 30 minutes return

North IslandOut East

Nikau Loop Track

Morere Springs Scenic Reserve

Nikau Loop Track

Morere Springs Scenic Reserve

1 km return | 30 minutes return