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 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 IslandAuckland Region

Auckland Waterfront - start of the Coast to Coast Walk

Time: 8 hrs (once you have had a few lattes and done a bit of shopping along the way), Distance: 16km

South IslandNelson Region

Admiring Mt Arthur peak

18.4 km return | 6 hours 30 minutes return

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North IslandOut East

Mount / Mt Hikurangi

Te Ara ki Hikurangi - Ruakumara Range

Mount / Mt Hikurangi

Te Ara ki Hikurangi - Ruakumara Range

Time: 7 hr Distance: 10km

South IslandMarlborough

The amazing Sawcut Gorge

Time: 2 hrs 30 mins - 3 hrs one way

South IslandCanterbury

Little River Rail Trail - Christchurch

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

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South IslandQueenstown Region

Fernhill

One Mile Track

Fernhill

One Mile Track

Time: 3 - 4 hr

South IslandWest Coast

Murray Creek Track

Victoria Forest Park

Murray Creek Track

Victoria Forest Park

Time: 5 hr loop track

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

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North IslandOut East

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 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

South IslandWest Coast

Big River to Inangahua River track

Victoria Conservation Park

Big River to Inangahua River track

Victoria Conservation Park

Time: 6-7 hrs

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North IslandWairarapa

Honeycomb Rock Walkway

Glenburn Station

Honeycomb Rock Walkway

Glenburn Station

approx 14 km return | 5-6 hours return

North IslandWellington Region

Field Hut and Table Top

Otaki Forks, Tararua Forest Park

Field Hut and Table Top

Otaki Forks, Tararua Forest Park

Time: 5 – 6 hr return

South IslandQueenstown Region

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

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

North IslandNorthland

Te Paki Coastal Track

Pandora to Tapotupotu Bay

Te Paki Coastal Track

Pandora to Tapotupotu Bay

9 km one-way | 5 hours one-way

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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

Marahau to Anchorage

Abel Tasman Coast Track

Marahau to Anchorage

Abel Tasman Coast Track

12.4 km one-way | 4 hours one-way

North IslandHawkes Bay

Approx 22 km return | 6 hours 30 minutes return

South IslandNelson Region

Bark Bay to Awaroa

Abel Tasman Coast Track

Bark Bay to Awaroa

Abel Tasman Coast Track

13.5 km one-way | 4 hours 30 minutes one-way

South IslandKaikoura Region

Barratts Bivvy

no longer exists

Barratts Bivvy

no longer exists

The bivvy was destroyed in the November 2016 earthquake.