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 IslandBay of Plenty

Kohi Point

Kohi Point Walkway

Ohope beach to Whakatane

Kohi Point Walkway

Ohope beach to Whakatane

approx 8 km one-way | 3 hours one-way

South IslandWest Coast

View from the Bluffs

Time: 3 hr return

South IslandQueenstown Region

Sawpit Gully

Time: 2 - 3 hour round trip

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North IslandOut East

4.5 km return | 2 hours 30 minutes return

North IslandWaikato

3.2 km return | 3 hours return

South IslandCanterbury

Deer Spur track

Peel Forest Park

Deer Spur track

Peel Forest Park

Time: 2 hr return

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South IslandMount Cook - MacKenzie

Ball Shelter Hut route

Aoraki/Mount / Mt Cook Village

Ball Shelter Hut route

Aoraki/Mount / Mt Cook Village

Time: 3 - 4 hr one way

South IslandWanaka Region

Time: 3-4 hours. Distance: 6km

South IslandCanterbury

Time: 3 hr round trip

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North IslandTaranaki

Stratford Plateau track

Dawson Falls, Egmont National Park

Stratford Plateau track

Dawson Falls, Egmont National Park

Time: 3 hr return

South IslandWanaka Region

Up the Matukituki Valley to the Rob Roy Track

Rob Roy Track

Matukituki Valley

Rob Roy Track

Matukituki Valley

10 km return | 4 hours return

South IslandCanterbury

Bealey Spur

Arthur's Pass

Bealey Spur

Arthur's Pass

12 km return | 3 hours 30 minutes return

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North IslandHawkes Bay

Te Mata Peak

Te Mata Park

Te Mata Peak

Te Mata Park

Te Mata Peak

5.4 km return | 30 mins - 2 hours 15 minutes return

North IslandTaranaki

Three sisters low tide - and accessable

13 km return | 4 hours return

South IslandMount Cook - MacKenzie

View from the top of Mt John

Mount John via Lakeshore

Lake Tekapo Walkway

Mount John via Lakeshore

Lake Tekapo Walkway

7 km return | 3 hours 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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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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South IslandQueenstown Region

9 km return | 3 hours return

South IslandKaikoura Region

Kaikoura Peninsula from the air

11.7 km return | 3 hours return

North IslandWellington Region

Wind swept - Red Rocks Wellington

Red Rocks Track

Te Kopahou Reserve

Red Rocks Track

Te Kopahou Reserve

9 km return | 2-3 hours return

North IslandNorthland

Mount Manaia

Mount Manaia Track

Bream Head Scenic Reserve

Mount Manaia Track

Bream Head Scenic Reserve

4 km return | 2 hours return