Track. 3 days. Easy/medium. Loop track with a road section. Updated 10 January 201910 January.
This circuit explores the southern portion of the St James Cycle Trail, explores the historic farm country around Lake Guyon and Stanley Vale, and skipping back to Tophouse Road over the rougher terrain of Fowler Pass. More ▶︎
Track. 1 day. Easy/medium. One way. Updated 10 January 201910 January.
A route connecting the Waiau Uwha and Waiau Toa (Clarence) valleys, from Lake Guyon junction on the St James Cycle Trail to Tophouse Road at Fowler Hut. More ▶︎
Track. Easy. Return by the same track. Updated 2 January 20192 January.
Following a stream up the valley to a large Puriri tree, then back via some waterfalls, swimming possible. More ▶︎
Track. Easy. Return by the same track. Created 7 November 20187 November.
A short peninsula walk near Moeraki, exploring an historic pā site and offering close encounters with yellow-eyed penguins / hoiho. More ▶︎
Track. 2 – 3 days. Medium. Loop track. Created 15 March 201715 March 2017.
Get together with mates, work colleagues or family for a weekend escape to walk, eat and be merry! The food provided is locally inspired, sourced and produced and certainly won’t leave you hungry. All delicious home cooked meals, including morning and ... More ▶︎
Track. 3 days. Easy/medium. One way. Updated 13 July 201713 July 2017.
New track located in Paparoa National Park, and still under construction. The track is scheduled to open late 2018. This track is planned to be a dual-use (walk / mountain bike) Great Walk. It was conceived as a memorial to the ... More ▶︎
Track. Easy. Return by the same track. Updated 22 May 201722 May 2017.
An easy track along a creek in a valley of regenerated native broadleaf forest. This is a hour return walk located at the end of Mill Road near Waimate Canterbury. A variety of native bush and native birds can be seen ... More ▶︎
Track. Easy. Return by the same track. Created 21 March 201621 March 2016.
An easy track along a creek in a valley of regenrated native broadleaf forrest. This is a hour return walk located at the end of Mill Road near Waimate. A variety of native bush and native birds can be seen and ... More ▶︎
Track. Easy. One way. Updated 14 September 201714 September 2017.
New dual-use track running from the Arataki Visitor Centre along old sections of Exhibition Drive. The track is busy with runners, cyclists, and dog walkers. More ▶︎
Track. 5 – 10 days. Easy. Loop track with a road section. Created 24 November 201524 November 2015.
Ghorepani and Pun Hill Panorama trekking with Guide Nepal Trek leads to you in one of the most beautiful area in and around the North Mid West Nepal Himalaya, in the Annapurna area with great views of Mt. Dhaulagiri and ... More ▶︎
Track. 2 days. Easy/medium. Loop track with a road section. Updated 10 January 201910 January.
This circuit is a double-crossing of the St James Range, dropping into the deep Waiau Uwha Valley. The first day's walk is part of the St James Cycle Trail and is easier, smoother walking than the second day. More ▶︎
Track. Easy. One way. Updated 2 December 20182 December.
Climb from the head of the Kaituna Valley to Te Ara Pātaka, and the network of tracks running from Purau Saddle, Mt Herbert and Port Levy Saddle. More ▶︎
Track. Easy. Return by the same track. Created 16 January 201516 January 2015.
This short walk sets off from the site of a gold mining town, exploring mining relics and a river resurgence. More ▶︎
Track. Easy. One way. Updated 16 December 201416 December 2014.
One of Buller's longer established walkways that is also open to mountain bikers. The majority of the 10.5 km route follows an old railway formation. The route is littered with historic sawmilling and coalmining relics. The lower Ngakawau gorge section is ... More ▶︎
Track. 1 day. Easy. Return by the same track. Created 6 October 20146 October 2014.
The track passes an old ground-sluicing claim worked in the 1880s following part of the original benched miners' track. View water races, the Aorere Caves; Stafford's and Ballroom (torch required, extra care in these caves). The track loops past the ... More ▶︎
Track. 1 day. Easy/medium. Return by the same track. Updated 6 October 20146 October 2014.
Mt. Reeves is a nice little peak on the eastern side of the Tararua ranges. There are good views over the patchwork of farmland in the Wairarapa plains and west into the hills. It has the distinction of being part ... More ▶︎
Track. 0 – 1 day. Medium. Return by the same track. Created 21 September 201421 September 2014.
Day trip with several variations to make it a loop if desired. More ▶︎
Track. 2 – 3 days. Medium. Loop track with a road section. Updated 16 September 201416 September 2014.
This highly recommended valley not far from the highway west of the Lewis pass, is accessible to most people with a bit of tramping experience and a lot of common sense. The full traverse of the creek described here offers ... More ▶︎
Track. Easy/medium. Return by the same track. Updated 4 April 20154 April 2015.
Its a Southern West Coast gem: the valley floor is surprisingly gentle, the track currently well marked and for the most part easy to follow. Dense west coast bush and open river flats lead to a classic backcountry hut with ... More ▶︎
Track. 1 day. Hard. One way. Updated 6 June 20146 June 2014.
An old track linking Boyd Creek to the Upukerora via Dunton Swamp that is no longer maintained by DOC. There is no mention on this route on the DOC website, refer to Moirs Guide South 7th ed page 200 for ... More ▶︎
Track. 150 – 300 days. Hard. One way. Updated 26 February 201826 February 2018.
A guide to / summary of my progress on one possible route from East Cape to West Cape, the length of NZ's main divide. (work in progress) More ▶︎
Track. 2 – 4 days. Medium. One way. Updated 7 June 20147 June 2014.
A north-east - south-west crossing of the Urutawa conservation area from Toatoa on the Motu Road to SH2 in the Waioeka valley. A 2-4 day trip through some little-tramped country. Not much in the way of views, but plenty of bush, ... More ▶︎
Track. 1 – 2 days. Easy. Return by the same track. Created 19 May 201419 May 2014.
A lengthy route along the Crater Rim, past the Remarkable Dykes and the Sign of the Packhorse to Mount Herbert / Te Ahu Patiki (919m). More ▶︎
Track. 0 – 1 day. Easy/medium. Return by the same track. Updated 18 March 201418 March 2014.
A gently graded mine road climbing to an asbestos mine and 1890s cottage. More ▶︎
Track. 4 – 5 days. Medium. One way. Updated 16 October 201416 October 2014.
A four or five day tramp from the Lyell Campsite(off SH6 in the Buller Gorge) to the Mokihinui road end (off SH67 near Seddonville). This trip uses the Mokihinui-Lyell-Backcountry-Trust (MLBT) cycle trail and at the time of writing (end of ... More ▶︎
Track. Easy. Loop track. Created 14 October 201314 October 2013.
Easy loop to an old mining area, with an historic hut. More ▶︎
Track. 1 day. Easy/medium. Return by the same track. Created 15 August 201315 August 2013.
Walk to a smelter site and coppermine on the Roding River near Nelson. More ▶︎
Track. Easy. Return by the same track. Created 4 August 20134 August 2013.
This tiny little track explores a section of the former Nelson-Glenhope Railway, including a station site, bridge, and tunnel. More ▶︎
Track. 2 days. Medium/hard. One way. Updated 11 May 201311 May 2013.
This route traverses a remote range on Stewart Island, formerly home to tin miners and the country's last wild kakapo population. More ▶︎