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 IslandMarlborough

Wakamarina Track

Wakamarina Track

Mount / Mt Richmond Forest Park

Wakamarina Track

Mount / Mt Richmond Forest Park

Time: 8 hrs one way

North IslandTairāwhiti Gisborne

North IslandTaupo Region

Time: 4 - 5 hr, Distance: 13 km return

South IslandWest Coast

Manson Nicholls Memorial Hut

17 km return | 4 hours return

South IslandWanaka Region

Stunning Lake Wanaka views abound on the Walk

16 km return | 6 hours return

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North IslandNorthland

Dune plants on Te Paki Stream

Te Paki Coastal Track

Twilight Beach to Te Paki Stream

Te Paki Coastal Track

Twilight Beach to Te Paki Stream

11 km one-way | 4 hours 30 minutes one-way

North IslandTaranaki

Three sisters low tide - and accessable

13 km return | 4 hours return

North IslandCoromandel

Billygoat Circuit Track

Kauaeranga Valley

Billygoat Circuit Track

Kauaeranga Valley

10.5 km return | 4-5 hours return

South IslandCanterbury

Bealey Spur

Arthur's Pass

Bealey Spur

Arthur's Pass

12 km return | 3 hours 30 minutes return

South IslandCentral Otago

An old bridge spanning the mighty Clutha River

Clutha River Track

Alexandra to Clyde

Clutha River Track

Alexandra to Clyde

Time: 3 - 4 hrs, Distance: 12.8km (one way)

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South IslandNelson Region

Stunning deserted Mutton Cove

Separation Point Walk and Seal Colony

Abel Tasman National Park - Totaranui to Separation Point return via Gibbs Hill

Separation Point Walk and Seal Colony

Abel Tasman National Park - Totaranui to Separation Point return via Gibbs Hill

18.8 km return | 6 hours return

North IslandRuapehu

Top of the world......  - Tama Lakes

Tama Lakes

Whakapapa Village

Tama Lakes

Whakapapa Village

17 km return | 5-6 hours return

North IslandHawkes Bay

Sunrise Hut

Sunrise Track

Eastern Ruahine Forest Park

Sunrise Track

Eastern Ruahine Forest Park

approx 13 km return | 5 hours return

South IslandNelson Region

Cobb Reservoir

Time: 4 hrs return. Distance 10km.

South IslandWanaka Region

Time: 3-4 hr

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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 IslandTaupo Region

Distance: 15km loop track

North IslandWellington Region

View of the Suburbs - Orongorongo Track

Orongorongo Track

Catchpool Valley, Rimutaka Forest Park

Orongorongo Track

Catchpool Valley, Rimutaka Forest Park

10.4 km return | 4 hours return

North IslandAuckland Region

Boardwalk - Okura Bush

11.7 km one-way | 3 hours one-way

South IslandCanterbury

Pigeon Bay Walkway

Banks Peninsula

Pigeon Bay Walkway

Banks Peninsula

Features include spectacular coastal views, tītoki trees, akeake, and native passion vine/kōhia at their southern limits

North IslandWellington Region

The Rimutaka Rail Trail

Remutaka Rail Trail

Remutaka Forest Park

Remutaka Rail Trail

Remutaka Forest Park

18 km one-way | 5-6 hours one-way