Love birdlife? This is the Kiwi trail for you
“There were robins all over the place. We saw lots of other species. It was the best birdlife we’ve come across on a walk like this.”
Never done a multi-day tramp? Start with this one
Why the Queen Charlotte Track is perfect for tramping newbies and seasoned pros.
Going bush with the girls
We’re out of reach while tramping through Pelorus Sound – and some of us are relieved about that.
How a blind man walked the Milford Track
Neville Falconer couldn’t see the dramatic mountain passes, lush rainforests and cascading waterfalls. But he could feel them.
After 300km of tramping, was I now to fail at the final hurdle?
My months’ long mission to conquer six Great Walks was slipping between my pole blistered fingers.
When Hollywood meets the Hollyford
It is day three before I learn that I am walking in the footsteps of Hollywood megastar Harrison Ford.
Whakatāne: Where the sun always shines
Hang on to summer and play spot-the-kiwi in this charming region in the Eastern Bay of Plenty.
A great Great Walk on Stewart Island/Rakiura
I hiked in the worst Stewart Island weather for the year. But protected in the forest, it was just a great adventure with a lot of wind, rain and mud.
Five walks around New Zealand every nature-lover should try
These beautiful paths are guaranteed to give you moments of awe.
Adventurer traverses Fiordland in 39 days
Mark Jones has completed a mission to traverse the rugged Fiordland National Park solo.
The gobsmacking tramp every Kiwi should try
The Queen Charlotte Track felt like my own private tropical island and allowed me time to heal and reflect.