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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South IslandWest Coast

17 km return | 4 hours return

South IslandWest Coast

Historical gold mining artifacts along the trail

Time: 6 hr, Distance: 10.5km

South IslandQueenstown Region

Ben Lomond Track

approx 17 km return | 6 - 8 hours return

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North IslandWaikato

Mount / Mt Te Aroha Summit Track

Kaimai Mamaku Forest Park

Mount / Mt Te Aroha Summit Track

Kaimai Mamaku Forest Park

7.8 km return | 5 hours return

South IslandSouthland

Cannibal bay

Time: 5 hr return

North IslandWairarapa

Powell Hut

Mount Holdsworth

Powell Hut

Mount Holdsworth

15 km return | 6 hours return

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North IslandNorthland

7.3 km return | 5 hours return

North IslandCoromandel

Billygoat Circuit Track

Kauaeranga Valley

Billygoat Circuit Track

Kauaeranga Valley

10.5 km return | 4-5 hours return

South IslandNelson Region

Stunning deserted Mutton Cove

Separation Point Walk and Seal Colony

Abel Tasman National Park - Totaranui to Separation Point return via Gibbs Hill

Separation Point Walk and Seal Colony

Abel Tasman National Park - Totaranui to Separation Point return via Gibbs Hill

18.8 km return | 6 hours return

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North IslandTaranaki

Pouakai Plateau Tarn after snowfall. 15 minutes from Hut.

Mangorei Track to Pouakai Hut

Pouakai Range, Egmont National Park

Mangorei Track to Pouakai Hut

Pouakai Range, Egmont National Park

10 km return | 4-5 hours return

South IslandWest Coast

Lake Kaniere Walkway

Lake Kaniere Scenic Reserve

Lake Kaniere Walkway

Lake Kaniere Scenic Reserve

Time: 8 hr return

South IslandCanterbury

Time: 5 hr 30 min to 6 hr 30 min return

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South IslandQueenstown Region

Time: 4 - 6 hr

North IslandTaranaki

Taranaki day break

Mount Taranaki Summit Track

North Egmont, Egmont National Park

Mount Taranaki Summit Track

North Egmont, Egmont National Park

12.6 km return | 7h 45 minutes return

South IslandNelson Region

Kerr Bay

Time: 5 hrs return

North IslandRuapehu

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Nicola

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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 IslandWaikato

13.4 km return | 6 hours return

North IslandCoromandel

Some stunning sights

Coromandel Walkway

Between Port Jackson and Port Charles

Coromandel Walkway

Between Port Jackson and Port Charles

10 km return | 7 hours return

South IslandMarlborough

Archers Track

Pelorus Sound

Archers Track

Pelorus Sound

Time: 3hr 30 min one way, 7hrs return trip

North IslandHawkes Bay

approx 11 km return | 4 hours return