Mount Fox tarn

Walk the Mount Fox Track

The Mount Fox Track is a short but steep and challenging climb. The reward for your effort is some of the best panoramic views of Fox Glacier.

Mount Ngauruhoe

Climb Mount Ngauruhoe

An unmistakable volcanic feature of the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, we found Mt Ngauruhoe to be a challenging but rewarding climb. But should you do it?

Taranaki Falls

Walk the Taranaki Falls Track

When the weather on the Tongariro Crossing isn't great, the 6 km Taranaki Falls walk from Whakapapa is a nice, easy alternative.

Lower Tama Lake

Walk the Tama Lakes Track

The Tama Lakes Track has lakes, scenic mountain views and a photo-worthy waterfall. It's also a lot less crowded than the nearby Tongariro Crossing.

Raglan Pancake Rocks

Paddle to Raglan’s Pancake Rocks

If you enjoy kayaking or standup paddleboarding, the pancake rock formations in Raglan Harbour offer a unique outdoor experience.

Lake Taupo Maori rock carvings

Visit Lake Taupo’s Māori rock carvings

Only accessible from the water, the impressive 10 metre high Māori rock carvings in Mine Bay are a definite must do for anyone visiting Lake Taupo.

Hooker Valley Track

Walk the Hooker Valley Track and see Mt Cook

With amazing views of New Zealand's highest peak, this track is one of the most popular walks in the Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park.