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

8.4 km return | 2 hours return

North IslandWairarapa

Deliverance Cove Track

Castlepoint Scenic Reserve

Deliverance Cove Track

Castlepoint Scenic Reserve

4 km return | 1 hour 30 minutes return

North IslandAuckland Region

Marawhara

White - Rose - Laird Thomson Circuit Track

Marawhara

White - Rose - Laird Thomson Circuit Track

Time: 2 hours return Distance: 3.2km

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North IslandBay of Plenty

View from the top

3.8 km return |1 hour 30 minutes return

South IslandWest Coast

Fox River

Time: 1hr to the caves, Distance: 7km return. Add another 2 hrs return to Ballroom overhang

South IslandMarlborough

Whites bay

Whites Bay tracks

Eastern Marlborough

Whites Bay tracks

Eastern Marlborough

Time: 10 min to 8-9 hr return depending which track taken

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North IslandAuckland Region

Rangitoto Island

Rangitoto Summit Track

Rangitoto Island

Rangitoto Summit Track

Rangitoto Island

7 km return | 2 hours return

North IslandOut East

Tauranga Loop Track

Waioeka Gorge

Tauranga Loop Track

Waioeka Gorge

approx 6 km return | 2 hours return

North IslandCoromandel

Through the arch at Cathedral Cove

5 km return | 1 hour 30 minutes return

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South IslandQueenstown Region

Lake Alta

3 km return | 1 hour 30 minutes return

North IslandNorthland

4 km return | 1 hour 30 minutes return

North IslandWellington Region

Mount Kaukau is the highest point overlooking Wellington Harbour.

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South IslandNelson Region

Spit Track Circuit

Farewell Spit & Puponga Farm Park

Spit Track Circuit

Farewell Spit & Puponga Farm Park

Time: 1 hour 30 minutes Distance: 6km

South IslandNelson Region

The track follows a man-made weir through native bush

Time: 1hr 50 min

South IslandMount Cook - MacKenzie

Lake Tekapo Walkway

Cowans Hill Track

Lake Tekapo Walkway

Cowans Hill Track

Time: up to 1 hr

North IslandAuckland Region

Distance: 3.2km Time: 1 hour 30 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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South IslandWanaka Region

Blue-Young Link Track

Mount / Mt Aspiring National Park

Blue-Young Link Track

Mount / Mt Aspiring National Park

Time: 1.5 - 2 hr, Distance: 7 km

South IslandWest Coast

View from the look out

Chalet Lookout Track

Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Chalet Lookout Track

Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Time: 1 hr 30 min return the Chalet Lookout Track leads to a lookout which offers excellent views of the lower icefall of Fox Glacier Te Moeka...

South IslandMount Cook - MacKenzie

Lake Tekapo Walkway

Lake George Scott Loop

Lake Tekapo Walkway

Lake George Scott Loop

Time: 1 hr 30 min to 2 hr return

North IslandTaranaki

Sefton Track

Kaitake Range, Egmont National Park

Sefton Track

Kaitake Range, Egmont National Park

Time: 2 hr