New Zealand Trails Travel Blog
Find the latest news about what we're up to, how-to guides, and stories from our adventures around this glorious country.
We’ve included information about our favourite places to visit around New Zealand, Kiwi culture, kai (our food), expert travel tips, recommended gear, and much, much more to come. So settle in with a cuppa and deep dive into all things Kiwi.
'Wild about New Zealand – the West Coast'
Wild about New Zealand, Gus Roxburgh's documentary on New Zealand's national parks, featured the South Island's wIld West Coast - one of our favourite...READ THIS POST
Okarito Lagoon Kayak and the West Coast
Highlights of day three of our small group New Zealand hiking tour - we are into the heart of Southwest New Zealand world heritage area and the 'wild'...READ THIS POST
Wild about New Zealand – Mt Cook
The 'Wild about New Zealand' documentary series continues this week with Gus Roxburgh visiting our most mountainous and possibly best known national p...READ THIS POST
Nile River Glowworm Caves & Punakaiki
Cross the Southern Alps and breathe the air on New Zealand's West Coast; we're now in one of the areas we think will be a favourite with anyone who vi...READ THIS POST
'Wild about New Zealand – Fiordland'
It's not every nature documentary that gets us as excited about our homeland but this one - Wild about New Zealand by Wanaka / Los Angeles based produ...READ THIS POST
World Heritage New Zealand – See What All the Fuss is About
The South West New Zealand World Heritage Site takes up a massive ten percent of New Zealand’s total land area, that is a whopping 2.6 million hectare...READ THIS POST
Alps to ocean on the TranzAlpine
From alps to ocean on the TranzAlpine, the subtropical paradise of Punakaiki and stepping into an iconic New Zealand work of art - highlights of day o...READ THIS POST
Castle Hill and Arthur's Pass hiking
Our 13 day World Heritage Tour is packed full of highlights, so in true New Zealand Trails style, we'd like to slow things down and take some time to ...READ THIS POST
Looking for a tour with the best hikes New Zealand has to offer?
Are you planning an active vacation to New Zealand? Looking for a fully guided walking tour with the best hikes New Zealand has to offer? Want to stay...READ THIS POST
Hiking in New Zealand for your bucket list
Like all Kiwis, we love our backyard and reckon you will too. The New Zealand Southern Alps and surrounds offer an amazing natural environment that m...READ THIS POST
Hiking Guys are back!
It's hard to stay away from doing what you love so after a 2 year hiatus I'm happy to announce that Hiking Guys are making a comeback to the New Zeala...READ THIS POST