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 IslandNelson Region

Jetty at Lake Rotoiti

Time: 5 hr return

South IslandNelson Region

Kerr Bay

Time: 5 hrs return

North IslandTaranaki

Fantham's Peak from Hastings Hill Track

Fantham's Peak

Dawson Falls, Egmont National Park

Fantham's Peak

Dawson Falls, Egmont National Park

4.1 km return | 5 hours return

South IslandMarlborough

Archers Track

Pelorus Sound

Archers Track

Pelorus Sound

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

North IslandRuapehu

View of the lava flow from Lake Surprise Track.

Time: 5 hr return

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)

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

North IslandTaranaki

Holly Hut track

North Egmont, Egmont National Park

Holly Hut track

North Egmont, Egmont National Park

Time: 8hr return

South IslandQueenstown Region

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

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

North IslandHawkes Bay

approx 11 km return | 4 hours return

North IslandRuapehu

Mt Ruapehu Crater Lake

Mount / Mt Ruapehu

Crater Lake walk

Mount / Mt Ruapehu

Crater Lake walk

Walk to the summit of an active volcano

South IslandNelson Region

A stunted Dracophyllum tree above Tasman Bay.

18.4 km return | 6 hours 30 minutes return

North IslandRotorua Region

Time: 5-6 hours one way Distance: 15km one way

South IslandQueenstown Region

Time: 4 - 6 hr

South IslandWest Coast

View from the top of Alex's Knob

Alex Knob Track

Franz Josef Glacier Area

Alex Knob Track

Franz Josef Glacier Area

Time: 8 hr return

North IslandWellington Region

The Rimutaka Rail Trail

Remutaka Rail Trail

Remutaka Forest Park

Remutaka Rail Trail

Remutaka Forest Park

18 km one-way | 5-6 hours one-way

North IslandRuapehu

South IslandNelson Region

Lake Peel Walk

Kahurangi National Park

Lake Peel Walk

Kahurangi National Park

Time: 5 hrs Return. Distance 9km.

South IslandCanterbury

Little River Rail Trail - Christchurch

Distance: currently just over 30km, it will be 45km when fully completed

South IslandFiordland

Lake Monowai - pure serenity

Lake Monowai Carpark to Green Lake

Fiordland National Park

Lake Monowai Carpark to Green Lake

Fiordland National Park

Time: 6 hr 12.5km (one way)