Tramping (Walking) is the most popular of all the land based outdoor recreation activities in New Zealand, and for good reason. New Zealand is blessed with an incredible array of different tracks ranging from a few hours to a few weeks. Making sure you're properly prepared is one of the keys to make sure your experience is a good one, and that you make it home to tell the tale.
Over 769,000 people participate in tramping and walking each year.– There and Back, 2016
Exploring the wilderness of New Zealand on foot is immensely rewarding and is something that three-quarters of a million people do each year. However, it comes with some unique challenges. Our landscape is rugged, steep, remote and often covered in dense bush or is exposed to wild weather patterns. Read more