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 IslandNelson Region

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 IslandNelson Region

Inland Track

Abel Tasman National Park

Inland Track

Abel Tasman National Park

Time: 3 days, Distance: 37.5 km

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South IslandWest Coast

A  bit of mystery up the Inland Pack Track

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

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South IslandNelson Region

Jetty at Lake Rotoiti

Time: 5 hr return

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 IslandNorthland

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

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North IslandTaranaki

Three sisters low tide - and accessable

13 km return | 4 hours return

North IslandNorthland

Almost there

Te Paki Stream

Sand Dune Walking

Te Paki Stream

Sand Dune Walking

NZ's version of walking the moon

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

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South IslandFiordland

Milford Track

Fiordland National Park

Milford Track

Fiordland National Park

Time: 4 days, Distance: 53.5 km

South IslandQueenstown Region

9 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)

South IslandNelson Region

View of Mt Arthur across the Tablelands

Time: 2-4 days

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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 IslandWest Coast

Historical gold mining artifacts along the trail

Time: 6 hr, Distance: 10.5km

North IslandTaranaki

Wilkies pool

Wilkies Pools Loop Track

Kaponga, Egmont National Park

Wilkies Pools Loop Track

Kaponga, Egmont National Park

Time: 1 - 1hr 30 min return

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

North IslandAuckland Region

Rangitoto Island

Rangitoto Summit Track

Rangitoto Island

Rangitoto Summit Track

Rangitoto Island

7 km return | 2 hours return