Latest Trips

Whanganui Journey, Whanganui National Park

A multi-day river journey that penetrates a wilderness of gorges, waterfalls, rapids and unbroken tracts of lowland forest – all of it steeped in culture and history. Paddlers usually…

Grade
Easy/Moderate

Tongariro Northern Circuit, Tongariro National Park

From Ngauruhoe Place in Whakapapa Village, the track to Taranaki Falls begins – take the upper track, which is shorter and sidles across open landscapes offering views of Ngauruhoe.…

Distance
42.9km
Time
Village to Mangatepopo Hut, 3hr; Mangatepopo to Oturere Hut, 5hr; Oturere to Waihohonu Hut, 3hr; Waihohonu to Whakapapa Village, 5hr
Grade
Moderate

Abel Tasman Coast Track, Abel Tasman National Park

Weaving from beach to beach, the Abel Tasman Coast Track is the most popular Great Walk. Starting from Marahau, a boardwalk leads across the estuary to the headland and…

Distance
60km
Time
Marahau to Anchorage Hut, 4hr; To Bark Bay Hut, 4hr; To Awaroa Hut, 4.5hr; To Whariwharangi Hut, 5.5hr; To Wainui, 2hr
Grade
Easy

Heaphy Track, Kahurangi National Park

If there’s one word to summarise the Heaphy Track, it’s variety. It takes some time to digest this tramp, such is its depth and rapidly changing landscape. From the…

Distance
78.4km
Time
Brown Hut to Perry Saddle Hut, 5hr; To Gouland Downs Hut, 2hr; To Saxon Hut, 1.5hr; To James Mackay Hut, 3hr; To Lewis Hut, 3.5hr; To Heaphy Hut, 2.5hr; To Kohaihai River Mouth, 5hr
Grade
Moderate