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1,948 mi 3,136 km of trail 59 Featured Hikes

Gems 10 Gems Easy Trails 219 Trails Intermediate Trails 169 Trails Hard Trails 33 Trails
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Gems in New Zealand - 10

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gem Favorite Sutherland Falls

Sutherland Falls

(3) Te Anau, NZ
gem Favorite View from Belmont Trig looking to Mount Kaukau.

Belmont Trig

(2) Petone, NZ
gem Favorite From the trail, look out over the giant Black Sand Dune at Bethells Beach.

Giant Black Sand Dunes

(1) Muriwai…, NZ
gem Favorite Hot Water is Hot. Seriously though, BE CAREFUL.

Hot Water Beach

(1) Rotorua, NZ
gem Favorite Happy seals!

Seal colony at Sinclair Head

(1) Brooklyn, NZ
gem Favorite Tarawera Falls is phenomenally beautiful.

Tarawera Falls

(1) Kawerau, NZ
gem Favorite From the lookout across from the Brooklyn Wind Turbine.

Wrights Hill Lookout

(1) Brooklyn, NZ
gem Favorite View from Round Knob out to the Northern bays of Porirua abnd the Pauatahanui Inlet.

Round Knob Summit

(1) Porirua, NZ
gem Favorite Boulder Hill offers incredible views up Hutt Valley.

Boulder Hill

(2) Lower Hutt, NZ
gem Favorite Look down from the trail into the crystal clear waters at Separation Point.

Separation Point Fur Seal Colony

(1) Takaka, NZ

Featured Hikes in New Zealand - 53

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Favorite View from the peak.
Intermediate/Difficult

Ben Lomond Track

6.9 mi 11.1 km • Out and Back • 3,236 ft Ascent 986.38 m Ascent

(34) Queenstown, NZ
Favorite Somewhere after the Roys Peak Lookout.
Intermediate/Difficult

Roy's Peak

9.7 mi 15.6 km • Out and Back • 4,009 ft Ascent 1221.84 m Ascent

(20) Wanaka, NZ
Favorite Mueller Lake and Mt. Sefton from the Mueller Lookout
Easy/Intermediate

Hooker Valley Track

6.2 mi 10.0 km • Loop • 449 ft Ascent 136.9 m Ascent

(20) Mount C…, NZ
Favorite View from the peak.
Difficult

Ben Lomond via Access Road

8.9 mi 14.3 km • Out and Back • 4,410 ft Ascent 1344.19 m Ascent

(15) Queenstown, NZ
Favorite The Gertrude Valley
Difficult

Gertrude Saddle

5.4 mi 8.7 km • Out and Back • 2,121 ft Ascent 646.42 m Ascent

(7) Queenstown, NZ
Favorite Iris Burn.
Intermediate/Difficult

Kepler Track

36.7 mi 59.1 km • Loop • 6,388 ft Ascent 1946.96 m Ascent

(10) Te Anau, NZ
Favorite Emily Peak from Key Summit
Intermediate

Key Summit

4.7 mi 7.6 km • Out and Back • 1,389 ft Ascent 423.41 m Ascent

(13) Queenstown, NZ
Favorite Mount Patuki covered in clouds
Intermediate/Difficult

Routeburn Track: Routeburn Shelter to the Divide

19.2 mi 31.0 km • Point to Point • 3,891 ft Ascent 1185.95 m Ascent

(10) Queenstown, NZ

Trails in New Zealand - 362

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12.0 mi 19.2 km #1Tongariro Alpine Crossing
Intermediate/Difficult
Turangi, NZ
Intermediate/Difficult
12.0 mi 19.2 km Turangi, NZ 19 
4.3 mi 7.0 km #2Routeburn Track: Lake Mackenzie Hut
Intermediate/Difficult
Queenstown, NZ
Intermediate/Difficult
4.3 mi 7.0 km Queenstown, NZ
5.2 mi 8.3 km #3Routeburn Track: Lake Howden Hut
Intermediate
Queenstown, NZ
Intermediate
5.2 mi 8.3 km Queenstown, NZ
0.8 mi 1.3 km #4Key Summit Track
Intermediate
Queenstown, NZ
Intermediate
0.8 mi 1.3 km Queenstown, NZ
2.1 mi 3.4 km #5Routeburn Track: Harris Shelter
Intermediate
Queenstown, NZ
Intermediate
2.1 mi 3.4 km Queenstown, NZ
1.2 mi 1.9 km #6Sealy Tarns Track
Intermediate/Difficult
Mount Cook Village, NZ
Intermediate/Difficult
1.2 mi 1.9 km Mount Cook Village, NZ 12 
3.7 mi 5.9 km #7Webb Creek Pinnacles Track
Intermediate/Difficult
Thames, NZ
Intermediate/Difficult
3.7 mi 5.9 km Thames, NZ
5.6 mi 9.0 km #8Tama Lakes Track
Intermediate/Difficult
Ohakune, NZ
Intermediate/Difficult
5.6 mi 9.0 km Ohakune, NZ
1.4 mi 2.2 km #9Mueller Hut Track
Difficult
Mount Cook Village, NZ
Difficult
1.4 mi 2.2 km Mount Cook Village, NZ
1.7 mi 2.7 km #10Sutherland Falls Track
Intermediate
Te Anau, NZ
Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.7 km Te Anau, NZ
1.4 mi 2.2 km #11Key Summit Overlook Track
Intermediate
Queenstown, NZ
Intermediate
1.4 mi 2.2 km Queenstown, NZ
2.1 mi 3.4 km #12Omanawanui Track
Intermediate/Difficult
Titirangi, NZ
Intermediate/Difficult
2.1 mi 3.4 km Titirangi, NZ
2.7 mi 4.4 km #13Queenstown Hill Summit Trail
Intermediate
Queenstown, NZ
Intermediate
2.7 mi 4.4 km Queenstown, NZ
10.0 mi 16.2 km #14Abel Tasman Coast Track: Awaroa to Whariwharangi
Easy
Takaka, NZ
Easy
10.0 mi 16.2 km Takaka, NZ
7.5 mi 12.1 km #15Queen Charlotte Track: Anakiwa to Mistletoe Bay
Easy/Intermediate
Picton, NZ
Easy/Intermediate
7.5 mi 12.1 km Picton, NZ
4.2 mi 6.7 km #16Queen Charlotte Track: Torea Saddle to Mistletoe Bay
Intermediate/Difficult
Picton, NZ
Intermediate/Difficult
4.2 mi 6.7 km Picton, NZ
5.8 mi 9.3 km #17Queen Charlotte Track: Meretoto/Ship Cove to Camp Bay
Intermediate
Picton, NZ
Intermediate
5.8 mi 9.3 km Picton, NZ
15.3 mi 24.6 km #18Queen Charlotte Track: Camp Bay to Torea Saddle
Intermediate
Picton, NZ
Intermediate
15.3 mi 24.6 km Picton, NZ
3.6 mi 5.8 km #19Moonlight Track
Intermediate/Difficult
Queenstown, NZ
Intermediate/Difficult
3.6 mi 5.8 km Queenstown, NZ
3.9 mi 6.4 km #20Alex Knob Track
Intermediate/Difficult
Hokitika, NZ
Intermediate/Difficult
3.9 mi 6.4 km Hokitika, NZ

Photos of New Zealand - 766

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The Red Tarns
Dec 14, 2014 near Mount C…, NZ
View from the peak.
Mar 29, 2018 near Queenstown, NZ
Mueller Lake and Mt. Sefton from the Mueller Lookout
Dec 14, 2014 near Mount C…, NZ
Awesome views of Lake Waktipu, Queenstown and the Remarkables.
Nov 23, 2014 near Queenstown, NZ
The sunrise over the Tararuas is worth getting up at 3am for.
Dec 18, 2016 near Levin, NZ
Emily Peak from Key Summit
Mar 15, 2015 near Queenstown, NZ
Lake Marian surrounded by the mountains that source the tarn
Feb 7, 2018 near Queenstown, NZ
Looking down toward Aramoana and Taiaroa Head
Nov 22, 2014 near Portobello, NZ

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