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 IslandWairarapa

Ngapotiki Fan and the wild Wairarapa Coast

approx 18 km return | 6 hours return

North IslandWellington Region

12 km one-way | 5 hours one-way

North IslandWellington Region

16 km one-way | 4 hours one-way

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North IslandAuckland Region

Whatipu Gibbons Track

Waitakere Ranges Regional Park

Whatipu Gibbons Track

Waitakere Ranges Regional Park

Time: 6 hours return | Distance: 17 km return

South IslandCanterbury

Sign of the Packhorse Walk

Orton Bradley Park

Sign of the Packhorse Walk

Orton Bradley Park

North IslandWairarapa

9 km return | 5 hours return

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South IslandMarlborough

Ship Cove to Endeavour Inlet

Queen Charlotte Track

Ship Cove to Endeavour Inlet

Queen Charlotte Track

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

North IslandHawkes Bay

7.1 km return | 4 hours 30 minutes return

North IslandWellington Region

Te Kopahou Bunker Track

Te Kopahou Reserve

Te Kopahou Bunker Track

Te Kopahou Reserve

9 km return | 4-6 hours return

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South IslandMarlborough

approx 15 km return | From Cullensville: 6 hours return to mine site. From Waikakaho: 5 hours return to mine site

North IslandBay of Plenty

approx 8 km return | 4 hours 30 minutes return

North IslandHawkes Bay

8.3 km return | 5 hours return

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South IslandCanterbury

Mount / Mt Herbert Walkway

Orton Bradley Park

Mount / Mt Herbert Walkway

Orton Bradley Park

North IslandWellington Region

12 km one-way | 5 hours one-way

North IslandWairarapa

Mount Holdsworth Summit

Tararua Forest Park

Mount Holdsworth Summit

Tararua Forest Park

approx 18 km return | 7 ½ hours return (return following East Holdsworth Track)

South IslandWanaka Region

16 km return | 5 hours 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 IslandMarlborough

Camp Bay to Torea Saddle

Queen Charlotte Track

Camp Bay to Torea Saddle

Queen Charlotte Track

24.5 km one-way | 7 hours 45 minutes one-way

North IslandWellington Region

12 km one-way | 4-5 hours one-way

North IslandWellington Region

Belmont Trig Track

Belmont Regional Park

Belmont Trig Track

Belmont Regional Park

approx 7 km return | 5 hours 15 minutes return