Place. National Park. 790.00km2. Updated 21 November 201221 November 2012.
New Zealand's first national park andand one of the first to be created anywhere in the world. The volcanic heart of the North Island was given to the Crown by Horonuku Te Heuheu Tukino IV in 1887 and gazetted as ... More ▶︎
Article. By Matthew Updated 25 November 201625 November 2016.
The DOC Great Walks are a set of premium tramping tracks throughout New Zealand. More ▶︎
Place. World Heritage Area. 795.96km2. Created 11 September 201311 September 2013.
Tongariro National Park was given to the Crown by the Ngati Tuwharetoa iwi in 1887, and became New Zealand's first national park -- and the world's fourth national park. More ▶︎
Article. By ianfisk Updated 9 January 20069 January 2006.
The Tongariro Northern Circuit circles around Ngauruhoe's cone with chances to climb either Ngauruhoe or Tongariro. The entire circuit takes 3-4 days, however the first day follows the famous Tongariro Crossing - the "best one day hike in New Zealand" ... More ▶︎
Article. By tnpwarden Updated 10 October 200610 October 2006.
Another trip through the wilderness of Tongariro National Park. More ▶︎