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 IslandRotorua Region

Bubbling mud

Time: 2 min one way, Distance: 20 m

North IslandAuckland Region

Taraire Track

Karekare Falls

Taraire Track

Karekare Falls

approx 600 m return | 10 minutes return

South IslandNelson Region

200 m return | 10 minutes return

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North IslandNorthland

Up close and personal with foliage

Kauri Rickers Walk

Waipoua Forest

Kauri Rickers Walk

Waipoua Forest

Time: 10 min Distance: 200 m

North IslandNorthland

One tree to rule them all.....

Tane Mahuta Walk

Waipoua Forest

Tane Mahuta Walk

Waipoua Forest

325 m return | 10 minutes return

North IslandNorthland

Time: 10 min round trip Distance: 400 m

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North IslandWaikato

Waihora Lagoon after the rain

Waihora Lagoon Track

Pureora Forest Park

Waihora Lagoon Track

Pureora Forest Park

Time: 10 min one way

South IslandSouthland

The campsite

Monkey Island, Orepuki

Overnight Campervan Parking and Walk

Monkey Island, Orepuki

Overnight Campervan Parking and Walk

South IslandWest Coast

Fantail Falls

Haast Pass

Fantail Falls

Haast Pass

200 m return | 5 minutes return

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North IslandWaikato

600 m return | 5 minutes return

South IslandSouthland

600 m return | 10 minutes return

North IslandTaranaki

Nature Walk

North Egmont , Egmont National Park

Nature Walk

North Egmont , Egmont National Park

500 m return | 10 minutes return

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North IslandTaranaki

Dawson Falls Power Station Walk

Kaponga, Egmont National Park

Dawson Falls Power Station Walk

Kaponga, Egmont National Park

Time: 10 min return

South IslandWest Coast

Stoked! - Thunder Creek Falls

200 m return | 5 minutes return

North IslandNorthland

Watkin Powell Track

Otamure Bay - Whananaki

Watkin Powell Track

Otamure Bay - Whananaki

Distance: 400 m

South IslandCanterbury

Millennium Walk

Arthur's Pass

Millennium Walk

Arthur's Pass

700 m return | 10 minutes return

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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 IslandFiordland

Mirror Lakes Walk

Milford Road, Fiordland National Park

Mirror Lakes Walk

Milford Road, Fiordland National Park

400 m return | 10 minutes return

North IslandTaupo Region

5 minute walk

South IslandNelson Region

200 m return | 10 minutes return

South IslandWest Coast

Want a quick run around to let off steam? Kids can run this loop in a minute.

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