Guides and commercial tourism providers - Hunting

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Waikato

New Zealand Professional Hunting Guides Association

Guided hunting trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.nzphga.com

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Bay of Plenty

New Zealand Professional Hunting Guides Association

Guided hunting trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.nzphga.com

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East Coast

New Zealand Professional Hunting Guides Association

Guided hunting trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.nzphga.com

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Central North Island

New Zealand Professional Hunting Guides Association

Guided hunting trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.nzphga.com

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Taranaki

New Zealand Professional Hunting Guides Association

Guided hunting trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.nzphga.com

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Manawatu/Whanganui

Remote Adventures

Guided hunting and jet boating in the Waitotara Conservation Area.

www.remoteadventures.co.nz

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Blue Duck Station

Accommodation, and guided walking, mountain biking and hunting in Whanganui National Park.

www.blueduckstation.co.nz

Places:  Bridge to Nowhere Walk ; Mangapurua/ Kaiwhakauka Track ; Whanganui National Park

New Zealand Professional Hunting Guides Association

Guided hunting trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.nzphga.com

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Hawke's Bay

New Zealand Professional Hunting Guides Association

Guided hunting trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.nzphga.com

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Wairarapa

Wildside Walks

Guided walking, camping, fishing and hunting in Tararua, Rimutaka and Aorangi Forest Parks.

www.wildsidewalks.co.nz

Places:  Aorangi Forest Park ; Pukaha Mount Bruce Wildlife Centre ; Rimutaka Forest Park ; Tararua Forest Park ; Waiohine Gorge

New Zealand Professional Hunting Guides Association

Guided hunting trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.nzphga.com

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Wellington/Kapiti

Wildside Walks

Guided walking, camping, fishing and hunting in Tararua, Rimutaka and Aorangi Forest Parks.

www.wildsidewalks.co.nz

Places:  Aorangi Forest Park ; Pukaha Mount Bruce Wildlife Centre ; Rimutaka Forest Park ; Tararua Forest Park ; Waiohine Gorge

New Zealand Professional Hunting Guides Association

Guided hunting trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.nzphga.com

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Nelson/Tasman

Lake Rotoroa Lodge

Guided activities in Kahurangi and Nelson Lakes National Parks.

www.lakerotoroalodge.com

Places:  Kahurangi National Park ; Lake Rotoiti short walks ; Lake Rotoiti tramping tracks ; Lake Rotoiti walking tracks ; Lake Rotoroa walking tracks ; Leslie-Karamea Track ; Mt Richmond Forest Park ; Nelson Lakes National Park ; Wangapeka Track

Reid Helicopters Nelson

Scenic and charter helicopter flights, guided fishing and hunting in Mount Richmond Forest Park and Kahurangi National Park and South Marlborough.

www.helicoptersnelson.co.nz

Places:  Kahurangi National Park ; Mt Owen tracks and routes ; Mt Richmond Forest Park

Strike Adventure

Fly fishing for trout, saltwater fishing, big game and bird hunting, as wells as walks / boat rides in Nelson/Marlborough and the West Coast.

www.strikeadventure.com

Places:  Kahurangi National Park ; Lake Rotoiti short walks ; Lake Rotoiti tramping tracks ; Lake Rotoiti walking tracks ; Lake Rotoroa walking tracks ; Molesworth Station ; Mount Arthur Tableland Circuit ; Mt Owen tracks and routes ; Nelson Lakes National Park ; Rainbow Road/Upper Wairau Valley ; Victoria Forest Park ; Wakamarina Track ; Wangapeka Track

Crikey Creek Guiding

Guided fly-fishing and hunting in the South Island.

www.crikeycreek.co.nz

Places:  Anatoki/Waingaro Circuit ; Aorere Goldfields Track ; Kahurangi National Park ; Leslie-Karamea Track ; Mt Richmond Forest Park ; Nelson Lakes National Park ; Wangapeka Track

Overland 4WD Rentals

Guided 4WD, fishing and hunting througout the South Island.

www.overland.co.nz

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park ; Douglas Walk ; Karangarua and Douglas valleys routes ; Nelson Lakes National Park ; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

New Zealand Professional Hunting Guides Association

Guided hunting trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.nzphga.com

Places:  

Marlborough

Lake Rotoroa Lodge

Guided activities in Kahurangi and Nelson Lakes National Parks.

www.lakerotoroalodge.com

Places:  Kahurangi National Park ; Lake Rotoiti short walks ; Lake Rotoiti tramping tracks ; Lake Rotoiti walking tracks ; Lake Rotoroa walking tracks ; Leslie-Karamea Track ; Mt Richmond Forest Park ; Nelson Lakes National Park ; Wangapeka Track

Reid Helicopters Nelson

Scenic and charter helicopter flights, guided fishing and hunting in Mount Richmond Forest Park and Kahurangi National Park and South Marlborough.

www.helicoptersnelson.co.nz

Places:  Kahurangi National Park ; Mt Owen tracks and routes ; Mt Richmond Forest Park

Strike Adventure

Fly fishing for trout, saltwater fishing, big game and bird hunting, as wells as walks / boat rides in Nelson/Marlborough and the West Coast.

www.strikeadventure.com

Places:  Kahurangi National Park ; Lake Rotoiti short walks ; Lake Rotoiti tramping tracks ; Lake Rotoiti walking tracks ; Lake Rotoroa walking tracks ; Molesworth Station ; Mount Arthur Tableland Circuit ; Mt Owen tracks and routes ; Nelson Lakes National Park ; Rainbow Road/Upper Wairau Valley ; Victoria Forest Park ; Wakamarina Track ; Wangapeka Track

Crikey Creek Guiding

Guided fly-fishing and hunting in the South Island.

www.crikeycreek.co.nz

Places:  Anatoki/Waingaro Circuit ; Aorere Goldfields Track ; Kahurangi National Park ; Leslie-Karamea Track ; Mt Richmond Forest Park ; Nelson Lakes National Park ; Wangapeka Track

New Zealand Professional Hunting Guides Association

Guided hunting trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.nzphga.com

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West Coast

Wilderness Quest New Zealand

Guided hunting and fishing trips in Westland Tai Poutini National Park and other Franz Josef and South Westland areas.

www.wildernessquestnz.com

Places:  Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Wilderness Trophy Hunting

Guided fishing and ground-based guided hunting within the West Coast region.

www.wildernesstrophyhunting.co.nz

Places:  Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Reid Helicopters Nelson

Scenic and charter helicopter flights, guided fishing and hunting in Mount Richmond Forest Park and Kahurangi National Park and South Marlborough.

www.helicoptersnelson.co.nz

Places:  Kahurangi National Park ; Mt Owen tracks and routes ; Mt Richmond Forest Park

Strike Adventure

Fly fishing for trout, saltwater fishing, big game and bird hunting, as wells as walks / boat rides in Nelson/Marlborough and the West Coast.

www.strikeadventure.com

Places:  Kahurangi National Park ; Lake Rotoiti short walks ; Lake Rotoiti tramping tracks ; Lake Rotoiti walking tracks ; Lake Rotoroa walking tracks ; Molesworth Station ; Mount Arthur Tableland Circuit ; Mt Owen tracks and routes ; Nelson Lakes National Park ; Rainbow Road/Upper Wairau Valley ; Victoria Forest Park ; Wakamarina Track ; Wangapeka Track

NZ Trophy Hunting

Guided ground-based hunting in the West Coast and Canterbury regions.

www.newzealandtrophyhunting.com

Places:  Haast ; Kirkliston Range Conservation Area ; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

The Helicopter Line

Scenic and charter helicopter flights for Aoraki/Mount Cook and Fiordland National Parks, Queenstown area, Milford Sound, Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers.

www.helicopter.co.nz

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park ; Fiordland National Park ; Fox Glacier area ; Franz Josef Glacier ; Queenstown area ; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Alpine Hunting Adventures

Guided hunting trips within Westland Tai Poutini National Park, and helicopter landings in the Ruataniwha Conservation Park and Jollie Cass Conservation Area.

www.alpinehunting.com

Places:  Fox Glacier area ; Franz Josef Glacier

Crikey Creek Guiding

Guided fly-fishing and hunting in the South Island.

www.crikeycreek.co.nz

Places:  Anatoki/Waingaro Circuit ; Aorere Goldfields Track ; Kahurangi National Park ; Leslie-Karamea Track ; Mt Richmond Forest Park ; Nelson Lakes National Park ; Wangapeka Track

Overland 4WD Rentals

Guided 4WD, fishing and hunting througout the South Island.

www.overland.co.nz

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park ; Douglas Walk ; Karangarua and Douglas valleys routes ; Nelson Lakes National Park ; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Karamea Helicopters

Helicopter landings/ hunting in the West Coast region.

djreedy@xtra.co.nz or +64 3 755 8874

Places:  Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Mount Hutt Helicopters

Guided heli-skiing and heli-boarding on Mount Hutt, Hakatere Conservation Park and Oxford Forest. Scenic helicopter flights, snow landings, and heli hunting at Mount Hutt, the Canterbury High Country, Southern Alps, and West Coast glaciers.

www.mthutthelicopters.com

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park ; Craigieburn Forest Park ; Hakatere Conservation Park ; Korowai/Torlesse Tussocklands Park ; Mt Hutt Forest Conservation Area ; Oxford Forest ; Ruataniwha Conservation Park ; Te Kahui Kaupeka Conservation Park ; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

New Zealand Professional Hunting Guides Association

Guided hunting trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.nzphga.com

Places:  

Canterbury

Ensor, William Hugh Duncan and Sarah Helen

Guided short, day, and overnight walks, and hunting at Swift River in the Redcliffe Conservation Area.

+64 3 318 5874

Places:  Redcliffe Conservation Area

NZ Hunt

Guided hunting trips on foot in the Canterbury region.

www.nzhunt.co.nz

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Caberfeidh Farms

Guided hunting trips in the Hunter Hills.

+64 3 686 9121

Places:  Hunter Hills

Kaiwarua Station

Guided hunting trips including vehicle and helicopter transport to locations in the Hunter Hills.

+64 3 689 2295

Places:  Hunter Hills

NZ Trophy Hunting

Guided ground-based hunting in the West Coast and Canterbury regions.

www.newzealandtrophyhunting.com

Places:  Haast ; Kirkliston Range Conservation Area ; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

The Helicopter Line

Scenic and charter helicopter flights for Aoraki/Mount Cook and Fiordland National Parks, Queenstown area, Milford Sound, Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers.

www.helicopter.co.nz

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park ; Fiordland National Park ; Fox Glacier area ; Franz Josef Glacier ; Queenstown area ; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Alpine Hunting Adventures

Guided hunting trips within Westland Tai Poutini National Park, and helicopter landings in the Ruataniwha Conservation Park and Jollie Cass Conservation Area.

www.alpinehunting.com

Places:  Fox Glacier area ; Franz Josef Glacier

Overland 4WD Rentals

Guided 4WD, fishing and hunting througout the South Island.

www.overland.co.nz

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park ; Douglas Walk ; Karangarua and Douglas valleys routes ; Nelson Lakes National Park ; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Mount Hutt Helicopters

Guided heli-skiing and heli-boarding on Mount Hutt, Hakatere Conservation Park and Oxford Forest. Scenic helicopter flights, snow landings, and heli hunting at Mount Hutt, the Canterbury High Country, Southern Alps, and West Coast glaciers.

www.mthutthelicopters.com

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park ; Craigieburn Forest Park ; Hakatere Conservation Park ; Korowai/Torlesse Tussocklands Park ; Mt Hutt Forest Conservation Area ; Oxford Forest ; Ruataniwha Conservation Park ; Te Kahui Kaupeka Conservation Park ; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Hanmer Springs Helicopters, Amuri Helicopters

Helicopter tours, hunting and fishing trips in North Canterbury and the Southern Alps regions of the South Island.

www.hanmerhelicopters.co.nz

Places:  St James Conservation Area

Rata Peaks Station

Guided day hunting trips conducted by foot

ratapeaks@farmside.co.nz

Places:  Hakatere Conservation Park ; Te Kahui Kaupeka Conservation Park

Otago

Dickson, Gregory John and Mead, Brigitte

Guided hunting in Hawea Conservation Park.

+64 3 443 8684

Places:  Hawea Conservation Park

Fishing and Hunting Services

Guided hunting, bow hunting and fly fishing in and around Mount Aspiring National Park.

flyfishhunt.co.nz

Places:  Albert Burn Hut Track ; Blue Valley Track ; Cameron Valley Track ; East Matukituki Valley tracks ; Hawea Conservation Park ; Makarora Valley Track ; Matukituki Valley ; Mount Aspiring National Park ; Mount Brewster Track ; Pisa Conservation Area tramping tracks ; Rees-Dart Track ; Sugarloaf/Rockburn Track ; Wilkin Valley - East Matukituki Traverse ; Wilkin Valley tracks

Highland Resorts

Various activities within and adjacent to Branches Station.

cosborne@realjourneys.co.nz

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Western Safaris Fiordland

Guided fishing, hunting, walking and charter boat transport in Mount Aspiring and Fiordland National Parks.

westfar@xtra.co.nz

Places:  Fiordland National Park ; Hollyford Track ; Kepler Track ; Lake Manapouri ; Lake Monowai/Borland Road ; Milford Track ; Mount Aspiring National Park ; Routeburn Track

AJ Hackett Bungy New Zealand

Bungy jumping off the Historic Kawarau Bridge, over the Kawarau River.

www.bungy.co.nz

Places:  Abel Tasman National Park ; Skippers ; Skippers area short walks

Alpine Helicopters

Scenic flights, transport and guiding for heli-skiing, fishing and hunting in Mount Aspiring, and Fiordland National Parks.

www.alpineheli.co.nz

Places:  Fiordland National Park ; Greenstone and Caples tracks ; Mount Aspiring National Park ; Mt Crichton Loop Track

The Helicopter Line

Scenic and charter helicopter flights for Aoraki/Mount Cook and Fiordland National Parks, Queenstown area, Milford Sound, Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers.

www.helicopter.co.nz

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park ; Fiordland National Park ; Fox Glacier area ; Franz Josef Glacier ; Queenstown area ; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

New Zealand Professional Hunting Guides Association

Guided hunting trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.nzphga.com

Places:  

Fiordland

Western Safaris Fiordland

Guided fishing, hunting, walking and charter boat transport in Mount Aspiring and Fiordland National Parks.

westfar@xtra.co.nz

Places:  Fiordland National Park ; Hollyford Track ; Kepler Track ; Lake Manapouri ; Lake Monowai/Borland Road ; Milford Track ; Mount Aspiring National Park ; Routeburn Track

Alpine Helicopters

Scenic flights, transport and guiding for heli-skiing, fishing and hunting in Mount Aspiring, and Fiordland National Parks.

www.alpineheli.co.nz

Places:  Fiordland National Park ; Greenstone and Caples tracks ; Mount Aspiring National Park ; Mt Crichton Loop Track

South Coast Jet

Guided hunting, fishing and jet boating at Wairaurahiri River, Monowai, Lake Hauroko, Fiordland National Park.

www.westernsouthland.co.nz

Places:  Fiordland National Park

The Helicopter Line

Scenic and charter helicopter flights for Aoraki/Mount Cook and Fiordland National Parks, Queenstown area, Milford Sound, Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers.

www.helicopter.co.nz

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park ; Fiordland National Park ; Fox Glacier area ; Franz Josef Glacier ; Queenstown area ; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

New Zealand Professional Hunting Guides Association

Guided hunting trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.nzphga.com

Places:  

Southland

New Zealand Professional Hunting Guides Association

Guided hunting trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.nzphga.com

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Mana Charters

Guided hunting and walking in Rakiura National Park, Stewart Island and Ulva Island.

www.manacharters.com

Places:  Rakiura National Park ; Rakiura Track ; Stewart Island/Rakiura

 

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