Area - Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park

Aoraki/Mount Cook (70,696 hectares) is New Zealand's great alpine park. It has the highest mountains and the largest…

Area - Arthur's Pass National Park

Looking down Kelly Creek to Highway 73 from the Hunt Saddle
Arthur’s Pass National Park is in the heart of the Southern Alps/Kā Tiritiri o te Moana. Its high mountains with large…

Area - Banks Peninsula

The Christchurch & Banks Peninsula area includes many wonderful scenic walks and tramps that provide recreational…

Area - Craigieburn Forest Park

Craigieburn Forest Park from Highway 73
Craigieburn Forest Park extends from the Waimakariri River to the Wilberforce River - with braided rivers, beech…

Area - Lake Sumner Forest Park

The park is mostly beech forest/tawhai, low forest and shrubland of mountain ribbonwood/houhi (on slips and gullies)…

Area - Mackenzie Country & Waitaki area

The Mackenzie Basin is a great place to explore the high country with reserves, parks and conservation areas protecting…

Area - Peel Forest Park

Little Mt Peel
Peel Forest is a remnant of a magnificent podocarp forest which once covered a huge area in mid-Canterbury. Now only…

Banks Peninsula Track

Track Details Onuku Farm to Flea Bay Cottage: 11 kms, 4-6 hrs Flea Bay Cottage to Stoney Bay Cottages: 8 kms, 2-4 hrs…

Five Passes Route Arthurs Pass

View down the Wilberforce from Browning Pass
Track Details Klondyke Corner to Carrington Hut: 4-5hrs, 14.7km Carrington Hut to Park Morpeth Hut: 9 hrs, 11.7km Park…

Hopkins, Huxley, Ahuriri, Hunter and Landsborough rivers Circuit

View down into Huxley South branch from below Vee Notch
Track Details Lake Ohau public roadend gate(600m) to Main Huxley Forks hut(720m), 15km, 5hrs(+120m): Main Huxley Forks…

South Temple-Ahuriri Circuit

Looking down the Ahuriri from our Highcamp
Track Details Roadend to South Temple Hut - 7.5km, 2.hrs, South Temple Hut to Ahuriri Headwaters Campsite - 11.2km,…

South Temple, Ahuriri, Hunter, Ahuriri and South Temple Circuit

Dawn at our Campsite in the Ahuriri (Feb 2013)
Track Details Roadend to South Temple Hut - 7.5km, 2hrs, South Temple Hut to Top Hut - 15km, 10.5hrs (+1120m, -1020m)…

Three Passes Route

Whitehorn Pass
Track Details Klondyke Corner to Carrington Hut: 4-5hrs, 14.7km Carrington Hut to Park Morpeth Hut: 9 hrs, 11.7km Park…