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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.

7 items with the highest ranking score first

North IslandTaranaki

Stratford Plateau track

Dawson Falls, Egmont National Park

Stratford Plateau track

Dawson Falls, Egmont National Park

Time: 3 hr return

Avoid Camping Fines!

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North IslandRotorua Region

Dawn at the lake

2.5 hour return

North IslandTaupo Region

Time: 4 hr

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South IslandFiordland

Time: 3 hr return

South IslandCanterbury

Time: 3 - 4 hr return to bushline

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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.


North IslandAuckland Region

Time: 1 hour one way Distance: 2.6km

North IslandAuckland Region

Piha Valley Track

Black Rock Dam

Piha Valley Track

Black Rock Dam

Time: 2 hours 20 minutes return Distance: 2.4km