Things to do in Auckland

Visiting the largest city in New Zealand? Don’t miss out on the must see attractions in Tamaki Makau…

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Winter Hiking, take a book - or your love?

Winter trampingWinter tramping is a little different, because so is winter. However, if you're adequ…

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Best 5 Campsites in New Zealand’s North Island

I love camping. The small yield of comfort returns a lot of enjoyment for me. It's about the beauty …

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Tongariro National Park

Tongariro National Park 


Lichen-covered volcanic slopes and barren lava flows, hot springs along…


Ultimate North Adventure

For someone who has worshiped The Lord of The Rings their entire life, a tourism internship in New Z…

Cape brett area Hike

Project Island Song

Project Island Song - Bay of Islands, Northland 

At the beginning of 2016 we became a corporate mem…


Coastal Day Walk

A wonderful day walk in the Bay of Islands 

I had only just arrived in New Zealand to start my inte…

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A perfect day

When we are in the Hiking New Zealand office we love reading Trip Advisor reviews and all the emails…

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Things to do in Wellington

Explore New Zealand’s constitutional and cultural capital, infamous for its windy weather and was vo…

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Paddling the Whanganui River

Adventure awaits
We needed an adventure, something different - not a typical get together for a bunc…

90 Mile Camp

Rediscovering the Far North

The day finally dawned and we were on a roadie heading north out of Auckland; our destination - the …

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Tongariro Crossing

Traversing the volcanic moonscape of contorted lava flows and ash fields as you climb to the emerald…

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Majestic Far North

Caroline kept her friends and family updated with a blog as she travelled through NZ and by the end …

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Lake Waikaremoana - a wild journey

Glenys enjoys a journey through some of the North Island's forgotten wilderness - Lake Waikaremoana.…


My amazing time on the Northland Discovery *Part 4*

Guest Blog by Chase M. 

This April (2015), Chase joined the Northland Discovery with his dad Jimm…


My amazing time on the Northland Discovery *Part 5*

Guest Blog by Chase M. This April (2015), Chase joined the Northland Discovery with his dad Jimmy af…


My amazing time on the Northland Discovery *Part 3*

Guest Blog by Chase M. 
This April (2015), Chase joined the Northland Discovery with his dad Jimmy a…


My amazing time on the Northland Discovery *Part 1*

Guest Blog by Chase M. 
Read the first part of his Northland Discovery adventure "Cow piles are the …


A wonderful hike at the top of New Zealand

Cape Reinga WalkwayTapotupotu Bay to Te Rerenga Wairua (Cape Reinga) 


LocationYou will find the …


Scottish weapon travels to Northland incognito

The Dalai Lama was once asked what the secret to being happy was. Apparently he answered “being happ…

Rena grounded on astrolabe reef

Our Wildlife Fund - October 2015 donation to Mauao Area Wildlife Trust

We bumped into these guys about 5 years ago when they were just two students out on the east coast o…

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