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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 IslandMarlborough

Wakamarina Track

Wakamarina Track

Mount / Mt Richmond Forest Park

Wakamarina Track

Mount / Mt Richmond Forest Park

Time: 8 hrs one way

South IslandWest Coast

Croesus Track

Paparoa National Park

Croesus Track

Paparoa National Park

Time: 7 - 8 hr, Distance: 18 km

South IslandCanterbury

Time: 5 - 6 hr return

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North IslandManawatu - Wanganui

Mangahao Makahika Track

Mangaore, Tararua Forest Park

Mangahao Makahika Track

Mangaore, Tararua Forest Park

Time: 6 - 7 hrs going south, 7- 8 hrs going north, Distance: 15 km

North IslandOut East

South IslandMount Cook - MacKenzie

Benmore Range access track

Access to Benmore Range Conservation Area

Benmore Range access track

Access to Benmore Range Conservation Area

Time: 7 hr return, Distance: 17 km return, 800 m vertical

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North IslandOut East

Giant Rata

Ngamoko Track

Lake Waikaremoana

Ngamoko Track

Lake Waikaremoana

approx 11 km return | 4 hours return

South IslandCanterbury

Avalanche Peak Track

Time: 6 - 8 hr return

North IslandTaupo Region

Time: 4 - 5 hr, Distance: 13 km return

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North IslandRuapehu

Top of the world......  - Tama Lakes

Tama Lakes

Whakapapa Village

Tama Lakes

Whakapapa Village

17 km return | 5-6 hours return

South IslandWanaka Region

Stunning Lake Wanaka views abound on the Walk

Time: 5-6 hours return

North IslandTaranaki

Three sisters low tide - and accessable

13 km return | 4 hours return

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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

North IslandRuapehu

Emerald Lakes - Tongariro Alpine Crossing

19.4 km one-way | 7-8 hours one-way

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

Admiring Mt Arthur peak

Time: 5-8 hr return to summit depending on snow coverage.

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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 IslandNelson Region

Looking down at tarns near Lake Angelus

Lake Angelus

Nelson Lakes National Park

Lake Angelus

Nelson Lakes National Park

Time: 2 - 3 days (5 - 9 hr each day with 3 route options)

North IslandCoromandel

Billygoat Circuit Track

Kauaeranga Valley

Billygoat Circuit Track

Kauaeranga Valley

10.5 km return | 4-5 hours return

North IslandHawkes Bay

Sunrise Track

Eastern Ruahine Forest Park

Sunrise Track

Eastern Ruahine Forest Park

approx 13 km return | 5 hours return

North IslandWairarapa

Powell Hut

Mount Holdsworth

Powell Hut

Mount Holdsworth

15 km return | 6 hours return