Hiking In New Zealand

Here are some links to accommodation establishments as well as conservation, environmental and outdoor related links in New Zealand, which are great to look at. A great variety of opportunities to learn more, or volunteer, or shop, or go hiking in the South Island – you get the idea! Enjoy…

Accomodation in and around Waipukurau

  • Lamb Country, Waipukurau, Central Hawke’s Bay
    This site has details of several B&B’s and Farm Stays near Waipukurau, as well as details of restaurants, cafes and pubs – a surprising variety for a town of this size, and of surprisingly good quality and value!
  • Fergusson’s Motor Lodge
    12 luxury ground floor units – within a few minutes walk is a variety of eating establishments, garden walks and trout fishing.
  • Pukeora Estate & Winery
    A family run vineyard, boutique winery and function venue. Accommodation for groups of up to 120 people or on a more intimate scale a charming cottage for self catering or as a B&B.
  • Thornton Lodge Motel
    Eleven spacious ground floor units – situated at the south end of town, 5 minutes walk from the Waipukurau CBD
  • Tuki Tuki Motel
    14 spacious, self-contained units – 200m to town centre, shopping, licensed restaurants and cafes.
  • Hawkes Bay Tourism
    Accommodation in Napier, Hastings, Havelock North and the wider Hawke’s Bay region

Hiking Gear

  • Kiwi Outdoor Stores
    Kiwi Outdoors Stores group is New Zealand’s leading independent outdoor retail group. With other chains if you’ve seen one store you have seen them all. Not so with Kiwi Outdoors Stores.
  • Wilderness Magazine
    New Zealand’s magazine of the outdoors.

Hiking Opportunities

  • Bush and Beyond, South Island
    BUSH & BEYOND is the original guiding company in Kahurangi National Park. We are the only company who ’specialise’ in Kahurangi, and we are very passionate about it!
  • New Zealand Huts Introduction
    New Zealand trampers are blessed not only by the splendid scenery available but also by a network of tracks and huts allowing access into remote and beautiful parts of the back country. New Zealand huts were mostly built by tramping and deer-stalking clubs.
  • New Zealand Tramper (Hiker)
    This is a community-oriented information site about walking and tramping (hiking) in New Zealand. Information here is provided by community members and is not officially authorised or verified.
  • Tora Coastal Walk
    Three Day Walking Adventure in the stunning South Wairarapa. Situated 34 km south of Martinborough, the walk traverses open farmland, native bush, windswept ridges, river valleys and the rugged Tora coastline.

Travel arrangements

  • Freespirit Travel NZ
    If you want the holiday of a lifetime, no matter what your budget or preferred style of travel, allow us to create you the perfect tailor-made itinerary. We take away the stress of holiday planning and in return you experience the best New Zealand has to offer.
  • Seascape Tours
    Cape Town Tours and tailor made holidays for the discerning visitor to South Africa.

Environment and Conservation Links