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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

6 km one-way | 3 hours one-way

South IslandCanterbury

Magnificent Gully Walk

Orton Bradley Park

Magnificent Gully Walk

Orton Bradley Park

North IslandAuckland Region

Piha Valley Track

Black Rock Dam

Piha Valley Track

Black Rock Dam

Time: 2 hours 20 minutes return Distance: 2.4km

South IslandWanaka Region

Time: 1.5 - 3 hours (loop track) Distance: 11.5km

South IslandCanterbury

Tablelands Track

Orton Bradley Park

Tablelands Track

Orton Bradley Park

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North IslandAuckland Region

Piha Valley

McKenzie - Maungaroa Ridge Track Circuit

Piha Valley

McKenzie - Maungaroa Ridge Track Circuit

Time: 3 hours return Distance: 5.2km

North IslandAuckland Region

8 km return | 2 hours 45 minutes return

North IslandBay of Plenty

Whirinaki Waterfall Loop Track

Whirinaki Te Pua-a-Tane Conservation Park

Whirinaki Waterfall Loop Track

Whirinaki Te Pua-a-Tane Conservation Park

9.3 km return | 4 hours return

North IslandAuckland Region

approx 7 km return | 2 hours 15 minutes return

South IslandCanterbury

Lookout Track

Orton Bradley Park

Lookout Track

Orton Bradley Park

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North IslandWairarapa

Rocky Lookout

Mount Holdsworth, Tararua Forest Park

Rocky Lookout

Mount Holdsworth, Tararua Forest Park

3.8 km return | 3 hours return

South IslandCanterbury

Waterfall Gully Track

Orton Bradley Park

Waterfall Gully Track

Orton Bradley Park

North IslandWaikato

Predator proof fence

Maungatautari Peak

Maungatautari Ecological Island

Maungatautari Peak

Maungatautari Ecological Island

approx 8 km return | 3 hours return

North IslandAuckland Region

North Coast Track

Tawharanui Regional Park

North Coast Track

Tawharanui Regional Park

approx 11 km return | 3 hours 30 minutes return

North IslandWaikato

Piako County Tramway

Waiorongomai Valley

Piako County Tramway

Waiorongomai Valley

approx 11 km return | 4 hours return

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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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North IslandWellington Region

6 km return | 3 hours return

North IslandWairarapa

approx 7 km return | 3 hours return

North IslandBay of Plenty

Arohaki Lagoon Track

Whirinaki Te Pua-a-Tane Conservation Park

Arohaki Lagoon Track

Whirinaki Te Pua-a-Tane Conservation Park

6 km return | 2 hours return

South IslandCanterbury

Views from Helicopter Hill

Lyndon Saddle and Helicopter Hill

Craigieburn Forest Park

Lyndon Saddle and Helicopter Hill

Craigieburn Forest Park

5.6 km return | 4 hours return

North IslandNorthland

approx 11 km return | 3 ¼ hours return