Place. Place. 2126.73km2. Updated 30 October 201430 October 2014.
Te Urewera is a large tract of remote, heavily forested land, featuring the famous Lake Waikaremoana. More ▶︎
Place. National Park. 742.31km2. Created 10 June 200610 June 2006.
Lowland forest surrounding the long and sinuous Whanganui River, the longest navigable river in New Zealand. New Zealand's 11th national park, gazetted in 1986. More ▶︎
Place. National Park. 3555.18km2. Updated 24 September 201124 September 2011.
The third-largest national park, although most of its space is under-utilised. The Routeburn is the second busiest trail in New Zealand. The Olivine Wilderness Area is located in this park. Mount Aspiring National Park is part of Te Wahipounamu World ... More ▶︎
Place. National Park. 225.33km2. Updated 20 November 201220 November 2012.
In many ways, the track that explores the golden shoreline of this coastal park and the park itself have become synonymous. When people say "Abel Tasman," they invariably mean both the park, New Zealand's smallest, and the track, New Zealand's ... More ▶︎
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 5 September 20155 September 2015.
Coming hiking in New Zealand? Here's some basic local information to get you started. More ▶︎
Place. National Park. 12570.00km2. Updated 20 November 201220 November 2012.
New Zealand's largest park, with large areas of impenetrable wilderness. Includes the Glaisnock and Pembroke Wilderness Areas. Fiordland National Park is part of Te Wahipounamu World Heritage Area. Highest point: 2746m (Mt Tutoko). More ▶︎
Place. National Park. 4520.02km2. Updated 16 May 20194 days ago.
New Zealand's second largest, and youngest national park, dating from 1996. A large area of land at the top of the South Island with some easier and some more challenging walking along lengthy tracks. Home to the most diverse flora ... More ▶︎
Place. World Heritage Area. 26000.00km2. Updated 21 November 201221 November 2012.
This UNESCO World Heritage Area occupies the southwestern corner of New Zealand. It includes four national parks, and covers 10% of the New Zealand's land area. More ▶︎
Place. National Park. 1570.00km2. Updated 2 November 20092 November 2009.
New Zealand's newest and southernmost park, on Stewart Island. More ▶︎
Article. By trekwatch Created 17 November 200517 November 2005.
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