Archives For Recreation

Camping, walking/hiking/tramping, hunting, huts, cabins and campsites.

Planning on visiting Northland? This ten-day road trip itinerary will help you make the most of your visit to the beautiful north, and includes some of the best walks and hikes New Zealand has to offer.

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Endurance sportsman Lee Griggs tells us about his attempt to cycle the Molesworth Station on a unicycle to raise funds for the Mental Health Foundation.

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Planning on visiting our scenic South Island? This two-week road trip itinerary will help you make the most of your visit to the rugged south, and includes some of the best walks and hikes New Zealand has to offer.

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Looking for the perfect summer adventure? Escape the city and head to the bottom of the world. Here are the top 7 things to do in Western Southland.

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2017 has been a big year for DOC and conservation. We look back at some of our stories over the year.

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Walking off the Christmas lunch is not only an easy way to keep the calories at bay, it’s a good way for everybody to get together and take part in a healthy activity. Here’s six perfect spots to walk off that Christmas lunch.

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New Zealand’s newest Great Walk is due to open in 2019 but for those salivating over the idea of visiting the Paparoa Range, there’s an existing network of nearby tracks to experience.

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