Tramping / Walking

Tramping/walking is the most popular of all the land based outdoor recreation activities in New Zealand, and for good reason. New Zealand is blessed with an incredible array of different tracks ranging from a few hours to a few weeks. Making sure you're properly prepared is one of the keys to make sure your experience is a good one, and that you make it home to tell the tale. 

Did you know?

1,539,133 people went tramping in New Zealand in 2017
A Walk in the Park, 2018


Day walker - Bevan S

Day Walking

Heading out for a day walk is a great way to explore New Zealand's outdoors. From a simple boardwalk loop in the native forest just off the main highway to the challenging Tongariro Alpine Crossing, New Zealand is overflowing with great day walk options. Read more

Tramping the tops - Nathan W

Multiday Tramping

Exploring the wilderness of New Zealand on foot is immensely rewarding and is something that three-quarters of a million people do each year. However, it comes with some unique challenges. Our landscape is rugged, steep, remote and often covered in dense bush or is exposed to wild weather patterns. Read more