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 IslandNorthland

Kauri Grove Track

Tangihua Forest

Kauri Grove Track

Tangihua Forest

Time: 3hr return, Distance: 4km return

South IslandFiordland

approx 7 km return | 2 hours 30 minutes return

North IslandNorthland

8 km one-way | 3½ hours one-way including detours

North IslandAuckland Region

From a bygone era

5.6 km one-way | 3 hours 30 minutes one-way

North IslandNorthland

Pukenui Forest Track

Western Hills and Pukenui Forest

Pukenui Forest Track

Western Hills and Pukenui Forest

8.2 km return | 4 hours return

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North IslandTaranaki

Time: 3 hour return (or overnight)

South IslandFiordland

Lake Howden walk

Milford Road

Lake Howden walk

Milford Road

Time: 3 hr return

North IslandNorthland

9 km return | 3 hours return

South IslandMarlborough

Waikawa Bay - Marlborough Sounds

approx 9 km return | approx 3 hours return

North IslandRuapehu

View from Skyline Ridge

Mount / Mt Ruapehu

Skyline Ridge walk

Mount / Mt Ruapehu

Skyline Ridge walk

Amazing vistas from Mt Ruapehu

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South IslandFiordland

Lake Marian - tranquility

Lake Marian Track

Hollyford Road - Fiordland National Park

Lake Marian Track

Hollyford Road - Fiordland National Park

4.8 km return | 3 hours return

North IslandRotorua Region

Rainbow Mountain

5 km return | 3 hours return to summit

South IslandQueenstown Region

approx 6 km return | 3 hours 30 minutes return to bushline

South IslandCanterbury

Time: 2.5 hours return

South IslandWanaka Region

Sawyer Burn Track

Haast Pass/Tioripatea

Sawyer Burn Track

Haast Pass/Tioripatea

Time: 4 hrs 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 IslandBay of Plenty

Time: 2 hr 30 min return

South IslandWanaka Region

West Matukituki Track

Mount / Mt Aspiring National Park

West Matukituki Track

Mount / Mt Aspiring National Park

Time: 1 hr 30 min - 2 hr 30 min, Distance: 3.2 - 9 km depending on section(s) of track taken

North IslandNorthland

Haruru Falls

Haruru Falls Track

Waitangi National Trust Mangrove Walk

Haruru Falls Track

Waitangi National Trust Mangrove Walk

approx 6 km one-way | 2 hours one-way

South IslandCoastal Otago

Grahams Bush Track

Mount / Mt Cargill

Grahams Bush Track

Mount / Mt Cargill

Time: 2.5 hr return, Distance: 4 km

South IslandCanterbury

Godley Head - Christchurch

8 km return | 3 hours return