Mount Ngauruhoe

Climbing 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?

Hooker Valley Track

Hooker Valley Track

This 10 km family-friendly track is the most popular walk in the Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park and offers amazing views of New Zealand's highest mountain, Aoraki/Mount Cook.

Mount Fox

Climbing Mount Fox

The Mount Fox Track may be short at just 7.2km return but don't let that fool you. This is a steep, muddy and fairly brutal climb but the views are worth it.

Roys Peak summit

Climbing Roys Peak

For panoramic views of Lake Wanaka and the snow-covered peaks of Mount Aspiring National Park, the climb to the summit of Roys Peak is a tough but very rewarding walk.

Mount Tarawera

Climbing Mount Tarawera

With incredible views and a scree run that drops 120m into the crater floor, when visiting Rotorua, climbing this dormant volcano has got to be at the top of your adventure list.

Mount Manaia

Climbing Mount Manaia

At 403m, a ‘quick’ climb up Mount Manaia makes for an excellent workout and you’ll be rewarded with panoramic views of Whangarei Harbour and nearby Bream Head.