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 IslandManawatu - Wanganui

Te Apiti - Manawatu Gorge

Te Apiti

Manawatu Gorge Track

Te Apiti

Manawatu Gorge Track

Time: 3-5 hr one way | 10km

South IslandCanterbury

Tracks in Peel Forest

Allans Track walk

Peel Forest Park

Allans Track walk

Peel Forest Park

Time: 2 - 3 hr round trip - returning via Fern Walk

South IslandQueenstown Region

Time: 3 hrs return

South IslandWest Coast

Mahinapua Walkway

Mahinapua Scenic Reserve

Mahinapua Walkway

Mahinapua Scenic Reserve

Time: 2 hr - 2 hr 30 min

South IslandNelson Region

At the top of Takaka Hill

7 km return | 2 hours 30 minutes return

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North IslandTaranaki

York Road Loop Track

Egmont National Park

York Road Loop Track

Egmont National Park

5.3 km return | 3 hours return

South IslandMarlborough

Wairau Lagoons Walk

Eastern Marlborough

Wairau Lagoons Walk

Eastern Marlborough

approx 8 km return | 3 hours return

North IslandAuckland Region

7 km return | 3 hours return

North IslandRotorua Region

Eastern Okataina Walkway

Lake Okataina Carpark (Tauranganui Bay) to Humphries Bay (Lake Tarawera)

Eastern Okataina Walkway

Lake Okataina Carpark (Tauranganui Bay) to Humphries Bay (Lake Tarawera)

9 km one-way | 3 hours one-way

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

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North IslandAuckland Region

Zion Hill Track

Pararaha Valley - Tunnel Point - Beach Circuit

Zion Hill Track

Pararaha Valley - Tunnel Point - Beach Circuit

approx 4 km one-way | 1 hour 30 minutes one-way

North IslandTairāwhiti Gisborne

5 km one-way | 2 hours 30 minutes one-way

North IslandTairāwhiti Gisborne

Manganuku Track

Waioeka Gorge Scenic Reserve

Manganuku Track

Waioeka Gorge Scenic Reserve

approx 9 km return | 3 hours return

North IslandHawkes Bay

View from Mt Kuripapango

approx 7 km return | 3 hours return

North IslandRotorua Region

6 km one-way | 3 hours one-way

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Nicola

Germany

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.

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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 IslandBay of Plenty

Toetoe on trackside

Orokawa Bay to Homunga Bay Walk

Orokawa Scenic Reserve

Orokawa Bay to Homunga Bay Walk

Orokawa Scenic Reserve

approx 7 km return | 2 hours 45 minutes return

North IslandTaranaki

Patuha Trig via Waimoku Track and Sefton Ridge

Kaitake Range, Egmont National Park

Patuha Trig via Waimoku Track and Sefton Ridge

Kaitake Range, Egmont National Park

approx 8 km return | 2 hours 30 minutes return

North IslandAuckland Region

3.3 km one-way | 3 hours one-way

North IslandBay of Plenty

10 km return | 4 hours return