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

Whanganui Journey

Whanganui National Park

Whanganui Journey

Whanganui National Park

Time: Up to 5 days, Distance: 145 km

South IslandFiordland

Board Walk

Kepler Track

Fiordland National Park

Kepler Track

Fiordland National Park

Time: 3 - 4 days, Distance: 60 km

South IslandWanaka Region

The view on top of Gillespie Pass

Time: 3 - 4 days, Distance: 58 km

South IslandFiordland

Desending to Roe Hut

Dusky Track

Fiordland National Park

Dusky Track

Fiordland National Park

Time: Up to 8 - 9 days, Distance: 84 km

North IslandAuckland Region

Hillary Trail

Waitakere Ranges

Hillary Trail

Waitakere Ranges

Time - 4 days

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South IslandQueenstown Region

Moonlight Track

Arthurs Point to Moke Lake

Moonlight Track

Arthurs Point to Moke Lake

Walking time: 4 - 5hrs one way, Mountain biking time: 3-5hrs loop track (38km)

South IslandFiordland

Tramper looking over South Arm, Lake Te Anau

Luxmore Hut

Kepler Track

Luxmore Hut

Kepler Track

27.6 km return | 9 hours return

North IslandTairāwhiti Gisborne

Moanui, Tawa, Koranga Track

Waioeka Gorge Scenic Reserve

Moanui, Tawa, Koranga Track

Waioeka Gorge Scenic Reserve

Time: 6 - 8 hr loop, Distance: 20km loop track

South IslandWest Coast

Time: 3 days

South IslandQueenstown Region

Big Hill Circuit - Arrowtown. Do it.....

Time: 5-6 hours return, Distance: 20.7 kms

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South IslandNelson Region

Wangapeka Track

Kahurangi National Park

Wangapeka Track

Kahurangi National Park

Time: 4 - 6 days one way, Distance: 59 km

South IslandMarlborough

Amazing vistas along the Queen Charlotte

Time: From 1 hour to 5 days one way, Total Distance: 70 km

South IslandMarlborough

Time: 2 days one way, Distance: 27 km

South IslandQueenstown Region

Greenstone & Caples Tracks

Fiordland National Park

Greenstone & Caples Tracks

Fiordland National Park

Time: 4 - 5 days

North IslandBay of Plenty

Whirinaki Track

Entrance via Minginui Village

Whirinaki Track

Entrance via Minginui Village

Time: 2 - 5 days

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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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North IslandTaupo Region

South IslandQueenstown Region

Hollyford Track

Fiordland National Park

Hollyford Track

Fiordland National Park

Time: 4 days one way, Distance: 56 km

North IslandNorthland

Cape Brett Lighthouse

16.5 km | 6½ hours one-way

North IslandRuapehu

Time: 4 - 6 days

South IslandWest Coast

This water is definitely pretty chilly on the ...

Copland Track

To Welcome Flat Hut

Copland Track

To Welcome Flat Hut

Time: 2 days return. Distance: 34 km return.