Latest Trips

Cleughearn Peak loop, Fiordland National Park

On the eastern edge of Fiordland National Park, Cleughearn Peak offers spectacular views in all directions. The trip starts on the well maintained Green Lake Track and is easy…

Distance
34.7km
Time
Car park to saddle, 4-5hr; To campsite, 2-3hr; To Rodgers Inlet Hut, 5-7hr; To car park 4-6hr
Grade
Easy/Moderate

Asbestos Cottage, Kahurangi National Park

The story of Annie Fox and Henry Chaffey captured me when I first read of it in Gerald Hindmarsh’s Kahurangi Calling. The runaway lovers lived in remote Asbestos Cottage…

Distance
5km to hut
Time
3.5 - 4 hours return
Grade
Easy

Pouakai via Dover Route, Egmont National Park

The Dover Route climbs 1000m through bush and tussock along a narrow, rocky ridge to reach the highest point on the Pouakai Range – 1400m Pouakai. The Pouakai Range,…

Distance
4.7km
Time
3-4hr to Pouakai
Grade
Moderate/Difficult

Motutara Track, Motutara Recreation Reserve

Leading to a secluded beach on a headland with incredible coastal views, the Motutara Track is an excellent outing from the holiday hotspot of Whananaki. The start of the…

Distance
4.5km loop
Time
2hr
Grade
Easy