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

Puponga Hilltop Walk

Puponga hilltop walk

Farewell Spit & Puponga Farm Park

Puponga hilltop walk

Farewell Spit & Puponga Farm Park

Time: 2-3 hr one way

North IslandCoromandel

South IslandQueenstown Region

Lake Hayes in magic morning light

Time: 2 hour loop

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South IslandCoastal Otago

A herd of elephants

500 m return | 15 minutes return

North IslandRotorua Region

Bubbling mud

Time: 2 min one way, Distance: 20 m

North IslandNorthland

Tidal stream at Tapotupotu Bay

Te Paki Coastal Track

Tapotupotu Bay to Cape Reinga

Te Paki Coastal Track

Tapotupotu Bay to Cape Reinga

5 km one-way | 3 hours one-way

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South IslandCoastal Otago

Moeraki Boulders

Penguin + Seal Viewing. Time: From 20 mins to 1 hour

South IslandNelson Region

Kaituna Track

Collingwood

Kaituna Track

Collingwood

Time: 8-9 hr or shorter walks from 20 min to 2 hr

South IslandWest Coast

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South IslandFiordland

Morning reflections of Mitre Peak

Milford Sound Foreshore Walk

Fiordland National Park

Milford Sound Foreshore Walk

Fiordland National Park

400 m return | 20 minutes return

North IslandTaranaki

Tahurangi Translator Tower track

North Egmont, Egmont National Park

Tahurangi Translator Tower track

North Egmont, Egmont National Park

Time: 1hr 30 min one way

South IslandMount Cook - MacKenzie

Hermitage - Walk starts behind it

Glencoe Walk

Aoraki/Mount / Mt Cook Village

Glencoe Walk

Aoraki/Mount / Mt Cook Village

Time: 30 min return

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South IslandFiordland

3.5 km one-way | 50 minutes one-way

South IslandWest Coast

The end of the road

1.6 km return | 40 minutes return

South IslandWanaka Region

Time: 3-4 hours. Distance: 6km

South IslandMarlborough

Wakamarina Track

Wakamarina Track

Mount / Mt Richmond Forest Park

Wakamarina Track

Mount / Mt Richmond Forest Park

Time: 8 hrs one way

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AndreaT

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If going by campervan, don't underestimate the distances, eat at The Beach House in Riverton, do the Rob Valley track, have windshield insurance, expect changing weather.

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North IslandHawkes Bay

Sunrise Hut

Sunrise Track

Eastern Ruahine Forest Park

Sunrise Track

Eastern Ruahine Forest Park

approx 13 km return | 5 hours return

South IslandWanaka Region

Time: 20 min one way Distance 1km

South IslandCoastal Otago

Old wharf at Aramoana

Aramoana

Port Chalmers

Aramoana

Port Chalmers

Upto 4 km return | upto 1 hour return

North IslandTaupo Region

Umukarikari Track

Kaimanawa Forest Park

Umukarikari Track

Kaimanawa Forest Park

Time: 4-6 hours