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New Zealand Great Walks Comparison – Guided Walks New Zealand

13 January 2020

New Zealand is arguably one of the world’s greatest hiking locations with a third of New Zealand’s land in national parks and reserves. It contains ten ‘Great Walks’ and hundreds of different trails throughout numerous scenic national parks and nature reserves.

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The Ultimate New Zealand South Island Itinerary

7 October 2016

New Zealand’s South Island is without doubt one of the world’s most awe inspiring locations, but with such a variety of things to do, a well-planned South Island itinerary is essential to making the most of your holiday.

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NZ Snowshoeing opens for Winter Season

14 June 2016

NZ Snowshoeing has kicked off its 2016 winter season with its first trips up to The Remarkables on Saturday (June 11).

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NZ Snowshoe goes from strength to strength

5 May 2016

Twelve months after Ngāi Tahu Tourism bought Guided Walks New Zealand and Snowshoeing NZ, adding to its existing Hollyford Track Guided Walk company, the business is going from strength to strength.

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Things To Do And See In South Island, New Zealand

2 February 2016

Without a doubt, the very best way to explore New Zealand’s beautiful and diverse landscape is on foot. Hiking on the South Island is a must for all visitors, and a range of great trails ensures that there’s a walk to suit all ages, abilities and interests.

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First Snowshoe season "very sucessful"

22 October 2015

As the snow starts to finally disappear from the mountains around Queenstown, NZ Snowshoeing Queenstown is reflecting on a hugely successful season.

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Snowshoeing, Scuba Diving & Mountaineers

18 June 2015

As a snowboarder went whizzing by, he gave us a wave and said “cool shoes man!”. If we were looking for our ‘cool quotient’ to increase, it would have gone up a few notches at that moment. But that wasn’t the aim for us first-time snow-shoers.