South Island Hikes

Discover some of the South Island’s top hikes and walks with this collection of articles and listicles about South Island hikes and walks.

Cecilia Lindqvist

Guide to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing

Simply walk into Mordor… The forces of the earth can be seen […]

Tourism NZ

10 Must-Do Hikes Around Mt Cook

Aoraki Mt Cook and surrounds’ best hikes! As the highest mountain in […]

Tourism NZ

10 Milford Sound Walks You Can’t Miss

The top walks in Milford Sound! Yep, there’s more to Milford Sound […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

12 Awesome Hikes in Picton

Explore Picton on foot! With sensational views over the Marlborough Sounds, native […]

Unsplash

5 Incredible Multi-day Hikes in the Fiordland National Park

A hike into the heart of Fiordland. Arguably the wildest part of […]

chris.murphy

A Practical Guide to the Milford Track

Everything you need to know about the Milford Track! A 3-day 53.5km […]

backpackerguide.nz

9 Best Walks in Westport

Walks & Hikes in Westport. Those who venture to the northern regions […]

MarlboroughNZ.com

10 Awesome Walks in Marlborough

Walking Trails in Marlborough. See, Marlborough isn’t just about the wine! With […]

Andrea Schaffer on Flickr

10 Best Walks in Franz Josef

Walking & HIking trails in Franz Josef. Franz Josef might be famous […]

Tomas Sobek on Flickr

6 Best Walks in Haast

Walking & Hiking Trails in Haast. This isolated community tucked away in […]

backpackerguide.nz

10 Best Walks on the West Coast

Walking & Hiking Trails on the West Coast. Get out amongst the […]

backpackerguide.nz

7 Best Walks at Farewell Spit

Walking and Hiking trails at Farewell Spit Explore the magnificent coastline at […]

Venture Southland

7 Best Walks in Bluff

Walking & Hiking Trails in Bluff. If you’ve managed to make it […]

backpackerguide.nz

10 Best Walks in Balclutha

Walking & Hiking Trails in Balclutha. The hub of the Clutha district […]

ChristchurchNZ

5 Best Walks in Kaikoura

Walking Trails in Kaikoura. Let’s be honest, not all of us can […]

backpackerguide.nz

6 Best Walks in Gore

Walking Trails & Hiking Trails in Gore. Get out there and explore […]

Fraser Clements - Tourism NZ

7 Amazing Oparara Basin Walks

Walking Trails in the Oparara Basin. Discover some of the most breathtaking […]

Jason Blair - Tourism NZ

8 Best Walks in Punakaiki

Walking & hiking trails in Punakaiki. Punakaiki on the West Coast is […]

backpackerguide.nz

9 Best Walks in Fox Glacier

Walking & hiking trails at Fox Glacier. Discover the stunning landscape left […]

itravelNZ on Flickr

5 Best Walks in Fairlie

Walking Trails & Hiking Trails in Fairlie. The rural town of Fairlie […]

John Ted Daganato on Wikipedia

10 Best Walks in Oxford

Walking & Hiking TRails in Oxford, New Zealand. Nestled below the foothills […]

Jonny Robertson on Wikipedia

6 Best Walks in Roxburgh

Walking Trails around Roxburgh. A stunning stretch of the Clutha River, Roxburgh […]

Tareen Ellis - Tourism NZ

Guide to the Hump Ridge Track Great Walk

New Zealand’s Eleventh Great Walk. Tucked away in the southern reaches of […]

Graeme Murray - Tourism NZ

The Complete Guide to the Hump Ridge Track

What you need to know about the Hump Ridge Track. Hike among […]

backpackerguide.nz

10 Best Walks in Invercargill

Walking Trails in Invercargill. Invercargill is an amazing city to stretch your […]

Robert (Bic) Bicknell on Wikipeda

10 Best Walks in Karamea

Walking & Hiking Trails in Karamea. This secluded town at the north […]

Pseudopanax at English Wikipedia

10 Best Walks in Greymouth

Walks & Hikes in Greymouth. Greymouth is a wonderful place to stretch […]

The Ultimate Guide to the Queen Charlotte Track

What you need to know about the Queen Charlotte Track. Explore lush […]

Tourism NZ

The Complete Guide to the Paparoa Track

Everything you need to know about the Paparoa Track! New Zealand’s newest […]

BackpackerGuide.NZ

10 Hikes Around Lake Brunner

Lake Brunner walks Hidden behind the allure of the rugged West Coast […]

Ben on Flickr

10 Hikes in the Catlins and Clutha District

Trek your way through the catlins and Clutha! Lakes, waterfalls, gold trails, […]

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