Tag Archives: Hiking

10 of the Most Incredible Mt Cook Walks – Amazing Aoraki

Discover the walks that Aoraki Mount Cook has to offer. From stroller and wheelchair-friendly trails to challenging tramps, this incredible national park has a range of fantastic hikes on offer. Approximately 4 hours drive from Christchurch or Dunedin, nestled deep in the heart of the Southern Alps, the Aoraki-Mount Cook National Park has long been […]

A First-Timer’s Guide to Hiking the Milford Track

If hiking the Milford Track has been on your bucket list, we’re here to answer all of your questions and provide you with the information you need to book with confidence. Learn how to book your track accommodation and transport whilst understanding what to expect whilst on this incredible tramp. The Milford Track is often […]

The Most Memorable Christchurch Walks

Christchurch is most certainly an underrated hiking destination. Though places like Queenstown often come to mind when thinking about amazing hiking, Canterbury is full of wild places. In fact, tramping is one of the best activities in the region! Best of all, you can access the northern half of the region from Christchurch and be […]

10 of the Best Walks in Nelson

Discover the best walks in Nelson. From short ambles to multi-day tramps, these hikes are not to be missed. New Zealand’s art and sunshine capital at ‘the top of the South’ is very popular with visitors for so, so many reasons. It has a vibrant food, culture and arts scene, featuring many galleries, museums, cafes, […]

The Most Beautiful South Island Hikes – Stunning Short Walks for Everyone

To share the best day hikes in the South Island of New Zealand, we’ve invited Lauren to join us.  As a local, she’s got her finger on the pulse of the best day hikes and is pleased to share them with you.  These walks are super short and accessible whilst being absolutely amazing! No matter […]

The Mercer Bay Loop Walk – Unmissable Coastal Views in Auckland

The Mercer Bay Loop Walk is one of the most popular in West Auckland. It rewards visitors with incredible coastal views and plenty of native flora and fauna and really is an Auckland must-do. Situated just before the drive down into Piha, this family-friendly walk heads to the Te Ahua headland. This spot was once the site of a […]

Become Kiwi Guardians! Free Enviro-Challenges That’ll Keep the Kids Entertained These Holidays

If you’re a parent with kids in New Zealand you need to know about the Kiwi Guardian programme! Whether your kids already love the outdoors or could do with a little encouragement to get outside, this fantastic free initiative will help the whole whānau make the most of New Zealand’s incredible environment. Toyota Kiwi Guardians: […]

The Most Incredible Day Hikes Queenstown Has – Don’t Miss Them!

Join Queenstown local, Bailey, as she shares the best day hikes in Queenstown. From familiar favourites to hidden gems, these are the hikes you don’t want to miss whilst visiting the adventure capital of New Zealand. Queenstown is one of the best places to visit in New Zealand if you love the outdoors. Although Queenstown […]

The Ultimate Guide to Hiking Mount Alfred – Glenorchy’s Most Stunning Day Walk

Everything You Need to Know Before You Hike Mount Alfred Mount Alfred is one of the most beautiful tramps in the Queenstown/Glenorchy region. Though it is stunning, it takes a little bit of forward planning to actually be able to enjoy this walk. That’s because it is hosted on private property and isn’t accessible to […]

Hiking the Hooker Valley Track in Mount Cook National Park

The Hooker Valley Track is without a doubt one of the most rewarding hikes in all of New Zealand. Some would even argue this is the single most rewarding half-day hike in the country! It should come as little surprise then that we strongly believe that the Hooker Valley Track should be included in every […]