Introduction

Find businesses who can help you enjoy climbing in areas that DOC manages.

DOC Approved label.

This page lists businesses that have DOC's approval to operate in the areas it manages and can display the DOC Approved label.

What the DOC Approved label means to visitors
How to get DOC's approval for your business

For more information, email docapproved@doc.govt.nz



Central North Island

Hillary Outdoors

Guided activities as part of outdoor instruction programmes in the Tongariro area and Great Barrier Island.

www.hillaryoutdoors.co.nz

Places:  Tongariro Alpine Crossing; Tongariro Forest Conservation Area; Tongariro National Park

Activities:  Adventure activities; Boating; Caving; Climbing; Diving and snorkelling; Kayaking and canoeing; Rafting

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Taranaki

Top Guides

Guided walks, rock climbing, mountaineering, abseiling and outdoor skills training in Egmont National Park.

www.topguides.co.nz

Places:  Egmont National Park

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Taranaki Outdoor Pursuits and Education Centre

Guiding educational groups as well as skill, leadership and experiential training programmes in various activities as well as guided canoeing/kayaking, camping.

http://tsbtopec.co.nz/

Places:  Around the Mountain Circuit; Dawson Falls easy tramping tracks; Dawson Falls short walks; Dawson Falls tramping tracks; Dawson Falls walking tracks; East Egmont short walks; East Egmont tramping tracks; East Egmont walking tracks; Egmont National Park; Everett Park Scenic Reserve walk; Meeting of the Waters short walks; Moki Track; Mount Messenger to Kiwi Road track; Mount Messenger to Whitecliffs Walkway track; North Egmont short walks; North Egmont tramping tracks; North Egmont walking tracks; Pouakai Circuit; Pouakai Range tramping tracks; Rerekapa Track; Stony River Walkway; Waitaanga South Road to Te Rerepahupahu Falls Track; West Egmont tramping tracks; York Road Loop Track

Activities:  Camping; Caving; Climbing; Kayaking and canoeing; Walking and tramping

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Wairarapa

Wairarapa Outdoor Pursuits

Guiding walks, abseiling and rafting/kayaking in Tararua Forest Park.

outdoor-pursuits@wise.net.nz

Places:  Tararua Forest Park; Waiohine Gorge; Waiohine Gorge walks

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Kayaking and canoeing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Wellington/Kapiti

Wairarapa Outdoor Pursuits

Guiding walks, abseiling and rafting/kayaking in Tararua Forest Park.

outdoor-pursuits@wise.net.nz

Places:  Tararua Forest Park; Waiohine Gorge; Waiohine Gorge walks

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Kayaking and canoeing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Nelson/Tasman

National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS)

Courses at the New Zealand Branch focus on hiking, canoeing, mountaineering, sea kayaking, sailing, and Maori culture.

www.nols.edu

Places:  Ahuriri Conservation Park; Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass: Avalanche Peak route; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Arthur's Pass: Mingha - Deception route; Cave Stream Scenic Reserve; Craigieburn Forest Park; Craigieburn Forest Park - Cass-Lagoon Saddle tramping track; Craigieburn Forest Park tramping tracks; Craigieburn Forest Park walking tracks; Hawea Conservation Park; Heaphy Track; Kahurangi National Park; Kahurangi Point Route; Kura Tawhiti Conservation Area; Lake Rotoroa walking tracks; Lake Sumner - Hope valley (Windy Point) tracks and routes; Lake Sumner - Jollie Brook tracks and routes; Lake Sumner Forest Park; Leslie-Karamea Track; Lewis Pass tramping tracks; Marlborough Sounds; Mount Arthur Tableland Circuit; Mt Owen tracks and routes; Mt Richmond Forest Park; Nelson Lakes National Park; Nydia Track; Oxford Forest; Oxford Forest tramping tracks; Ruataniwha Conservation Park; Springs Junction - Lewis Pass; St James Walkway; Travers-Sabine Circuit; Wakamarina Track; Wangapeka Track; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Boating; Climbing; Guided walks; Kayaking and canoeing

Services:  Accommodation; Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction; Transport

Full On (NZ)

Multi-activities tours in the South Island as part of team building programmes.

www.fullon.co.nz

Places:  Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Cave Stream Scenic Reserve; Craigieburn Forest Park; Craigieburn Forest Park - Cass-Lagoon Saddle tramping track; Craigieburn Forest Park tramping tracks; Craigieburn Forest Park walking tracks; Hakatere Conservation Area tracks; Hakatere Conservation Park; Heaphy Track; Kahurangi National Park; Kura Tawhiti Conservation Area; Lake Rotoroa walking tracks; Lake Sumner - Hope valley (Windy Point) tracks and routes; Lake Sumner - Hurunui swingbridge tracks and routes; Lake Sumner Forest Park; Mount Aspiring National Park; Nelson Lakes National Park; Peel Forest Park; Peel Forest Park easy access tracks; Peel Forest Park routes; Peel Forest Park tramping tracks; Peel Forest Park walking tracks; St James Walkway; Travers-Sabine Circuit; Wangapeka Track; Wilkin Valley tracks

Activities:  Adventure activities; Climbing; Guided walks; Mountain biking and cycling; Snow activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Abel Tasman Canyons

Guided canyoning in Abel Tasman National Park, Kahurangi National Park, and Mt Richmond Forest Park.

abeltasmancanyons.co.nz/

Places:  Abel Tasman National Park; Kahurangi National Park; Mt Richmond Forest Park

Activities:  Climbing; Guided activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Marlborough

National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS)

Courses at the New Zealand Branch focus on hiking, canoeing, mountaineering, sea kayaking, sailing, and Maori culture.

www.nols.edu

Places:  Ahuriri Conservation Park; Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass: Avalanche Peak route; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Arthur's Pass: Mingha - Deception route; Cave Stream Scenic Reserve; Craigieburn Forest Park; Craigieburn Forest Park - Cass-Lagoon Saddle tramping track; Craigieburn Forest Park tramping tracks; Craigieburn Forest Park walking tracks; Hawea Conservation Park; Heaphy Track; Kahurangi National Park; Kahurangi Point Route; Kura Tawhiti Conservation Area; Lake Rotoroa walking tracks; Lake Sumner - Hope valley (Windy Point) tracks and routes; Lake Sumner - Jollie Brook tracks and routes; Lake Sumner Forest Park; Leslie-Karamea Track; Lewis Pass tramping tracks; Marlborough Sounds; Mount Arthur Tableland Circuit; Mt Owen tracks and routes; Mt Richmond Forest Park; Nelson Lakes National Park; Nydia Track; Oxford Forest; Oxford Forest tramping tracks; Ruataniwha Conservation Park; Springs Junction - Lewis Pass; St James Walkway; Travers-Sabine Circuit; Wakamarina Track; Wangapeka Track; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Boating; Climbing; Guided walks; Kayaking and canoeing

Services:  Accommodation; Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction; Transport

Adventure Specialties Trust

Adventure and wilderness experiences, and outdoor education for schools, groups, and companies in multiple locations throughout the North and South Island of New Zealand.

www.adventurespecialties.co.nz

Places:  Queen Charlotte Track

Activities:  Adventure activities; Caving; Climbing; Kayaking and canoeing; Rafting; Walking/tramping/hiking

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Abel Tasman Canyons

Guided canyoning in Abel Tasman National Park, Kahurangi National Park, and Mt Richmond Forest Park.

abeltasmancanyons.co.nz/

Places:  Abel Tasman National Park; Kahurangi National Park; Mt Richmond Forest Park

Activities:  Climbing; Guided activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours

West Coast

Mountain Recreation

Guided climbing and tramping, climbing courses in Mount Aspiring, Westland and Aoraki/Mount Cook National Parks.

www.mountainrec.co.nz

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village tramping tracks; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village walking tracks; Ball Pass Crossing; Copland Track; French Ridge Track; Matukituki Valley; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mount Brewster Track; Mueller Hut Route; Rob Roy Track; Tasman Valley walking tracks; West Matukituki Track; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Franz Josef Glacier Guides

Guided 3 hr, half day and day walks, ice climbing and heli-hiking at Franz Joseph Glacier.

www.franzjosefglacier.com

Places:  Franz Josef Glacier; Franz Josef Glacier/Ka Roimata o Hine Hukarere Walk; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Scenic flights

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Fox Glacier Guiding

Guided walking, ice climbing, heli hiking or climbing on Fox Glacier.

www.foxguides.co.nz

Places:  Fox Glacier area; Fox Glacier Te Moeka o Tuawe Valley Walk; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Snow activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Aspiring Guides

Guided walks, mountaineering, rock climbing and ski touring in Mount Aspiring and Aoraki/Mount Cook National Parks.

www.aspiringguides.com

Places:  Ahuriri Conservation Park; Albert Burn Hut Track; Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village tramping tracks; Aspiring Hut to Cascade Saddle; Aspiring Hut to Pearl Flat; Blue Valley Track; Cameron Valley Track; Cascade Saddle Route; Copland Track; Diamond Lake and Hospital Flat; Diamond Lake and Rocky Mountain walks; East Matukituki Valley tracks; Fox Glacier area; Fox Glacier Te Moeka o Tuawe Valley Walk; Franz Josef Glacier; Franz Josef Glacier/Ka Roimata o Hine Hukarere Walk; French Ridge Track; Gillespie Pass Circuit; Hawea Conservation Park; Liverpool Hut Track; Makarora region; Makarora Valley Track; Matukituki Valley; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mount Brewster Track; Mueller Hut Route; Pisa Conservation Area tramping tracks; Queenstown area; Rob Roy Track; Ruataniwha Conservation Park; Shotover Canyon Track; Shotover Saddle Route; Skippers; Tasman Valley walking tracks; Wakatipu Basin; West Matukituki Track; Westland Tai Poutini National Park; Wilkin Valley - East Matukituki Traverse; Wilkin Valley tracks

Activities:  Climbing; Guided activities; Snow activities; Walking/tramping/hiking

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Abel Tasman Canyons

Guided canyoning in Abel Tasman National Park, Kahurangi National Park, and Mt Richmond Forest Park.

abeltasmancanyons.co.nz/

Places:  Abel Tasman National Park; Kahurangi National Park; Mt Richmond Forest Park

Activities:  Climbing; Guided activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours

National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS)

Courses at the New Zealand Branch focus on hiking, canoeing, mountaineering, sea kayaking, sailing, and Maori culture.

www.nols.edu

Places:  Ahuriri Conservation Park; Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass: Avalanche Peak route; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Arthur's Pass: Mingha - Deception route; Cave Stream Scenic Reserve; Craigieburn Forest Park; Craigieburn Forest Park - Cass-Lagoon Saddle tramping track; Craigieburn Forest Park tramping tracks; Craigieburn Forest Park walking tracks; Hawea Conservation Park; Heaphy Track; Kahurangi National Park; Kahurangi Point Route; Kura Tawhiti Conservation Area; Lake Rotoroa walking tracks; Lake Sumner - Hope valley (Windy Point) tracks and routes; Lake Sumner - Jollie Brook tracks and routes; Lake Sumner Forest Park; Leslie-Karamea Track; Lewis Pass tramping tracks; Marlborough Sounds; Mount Arthur Tableland Circuit; Mt Owen tracks and routes; Mt Richmond Forest Park; Nelson Lakes National Park; Nydia Track; Oxford Forest; Oxford Forest tramping tracks; Ruataniwha Conservation Park; Springs Junction - Lewis Pass; St James Walkway; Travers-Sabine Circuit; Wakamarina Track; Wangapeka Track; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Boating; Climbing; Guided walks; Kayaking and canoeing

Services:  Accommodation; Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction; Transport

Canterbury

Sunrockice Mountain Guides

Guided mountaineering, alpine tramping, ski touring and alpine instruction in Mount Tasman, Aoraki/Mount Cook.

www.sunrockice.com

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Snow activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Mountain Recreation

Guided climbing and tramping, climbing courses in Mount Aspiring, Westland and Aoraki/Mount Cook National Parks.

www.mountainrec.co.nz

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village tramping tracks; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village walking tracks; Ball Pass Crossing; Copland Track; French Ridge Track; Matukituki Valley; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mount Brewster Track; Mueller Hut Route; Rob Roy Track; Tasman Valley walking tracks; West Matukituki Track; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Wanaka Mountain Guides

Guided walking, climbing, mountaineering and skiing in Aoraki/Mount Cook, Mount Aspiring and Fiordland National Parks.

hugh@mountainguiding.info

Places:  Albert Burn Hut Track; Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Aspiring Hut to Cascade Saddle; Aspiring Hut to Pearl Flat; Ball Pass Crossing; Cascade Saddle Route; East Matukituki Valley tracks; Fiordland National Park; French Ridge Track; Gillespie Pass Circuit; Lake Alta Track; Liverpool Hut Track; Matukituki Valley; Motatapu Track; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mount Brewster Track; Mueller Hut Route; Tasman Valley walking tracks

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Snow activities

Services:  Facilities; Guided activities and tours

Aspiring Guides

Guided walks, mountaineering, rock climbing and ski touring in Mount Aspiring and Aoraki/Mount Cook National Parks.

www.aspiringguides.com

Places:  Ahuriri Conservation Park; Albert Burn Hut Track; Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village tramping tracks; Aspiring Hut to Cascade Saddle; Aspiring Hut to Pearl Flat; Blue Valley Track; Cameron Valley Track; Cascade Saddle Route; Copland Track; Diamond Lake and Hospital Flat; Diamond Lake and Rocky Mountain walks; East Matukituki Valley tracks; Fox Glacier area; Fox Glacier Te Moeka o Tuawe Valley Walk; Franz Josef Glacier; Franz Josef Glacier/Ka Roimata o Hine Hukarere Walk; French Ridge Track; Gillespie Pass Circuit; Hawea Conservation Park; Liverpool Hut Track; Makarora region; Makarora Valley Track; Matukituki Valley; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mount Brewster Track; Mueller Hut Route; Pisa Conservation Area tramping tracks; Queenstown area; Rob Roy Track; Ruataniwha Conservation Park; Shotover Canyon Track; Shotover Saddle Route; Skippers; Tasman Valley walking tracks; Wakatipu Basin; West Matukituki Track; Westland Tai Poutini National Park; Wilkin Valley - East Matukituki Traverse; Wilkin Valley tracks

Activities:  Climbing; Guided activities; Snow activities; Walking/tramping/hiking

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Peak Experience

Guided mountaineering, ski touring, alpine trekking, rock climbing and instruction courses in Otago, Canterbury and Fiordland.

www.mountainguiding.com

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village tramping tracks; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village walking tracks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Cascade Saddle Route; Diamond Lake and Hospital Flat; Fiordland National Park; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mount Brewster Track; Mueller Hut Route; Rob Roy Track; Tasman Valley walking tracks; West Matukituki Track

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Snow activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Alpine Recreation

Guided mountaineering, ski touring, alpine instruction and guided walks in Aoraki/Mount Cook and Mount Aspiring National Parks and other parts of the South Island. Activities include snow shoe treks, backcountry skiing, nordic and alpine ski touring, climbing courses.

www.alpinerecreation.com

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village tramping tracks; Ball Pass Crossing; Ben Lomond Track; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mueller Hut Route; Tasman Valley walking tracks; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Snow activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours

National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS)

Courses at the New Zealand Branch focus on hiking, canoeing, mountaineering, sea kayaking, sailing, and Maori culture.

www.nols.edu

Places:  Ahuriri Conservation Park; Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass: Avalanche Peak route; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Arthur's Pass: Mingha - Deception route; Cave Stream Scenic Reserve; Craigieburn Forest Park; Craigieburn Forest Park - Cass-Lagoon Saddle tramping track; Craigieburn Forest Park tramping tracks; Craigieburn Forest Park walking tracks; Hawea Conservation Park; Heaphy Track; Kahurangi National Park; Kahurangi Point Route; Kura Tawhiti Conservation Area; Lake Rotoroa walking tracks; Lake Sumner - Hope valley (Windy Point) tracks and routes; Lake Sumner - Jollie Brook tracks and routes; Lake Sumner Forest Park; Leslie-Karamea Track; Lewis Pass tramping tracks; Marlborough Sounds; Mount Arthur Tableland Circuit; Mt Owen tracks and routes; Mt Richmond Forest Park; Nelson Lakes National Park; Nydia Track; Oxford Forest; Oxford Forest tramping tracks; Ruataniwha Conservation Park; Springs Junction - Lewis Pass; St James Walkway; Travers-Sabine Circuit; Wakamarina Track; Wangapeka Track; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Boating; Climbing; Guided walks; Kayaking and canoeing

Services:  Accommodation; Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction; Transport

Southern Alps Guiding

Guided mountaineering, ski touring, glacier skiing, snowshoeing and alpine instruction in Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park.

www.mtcook.com

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Ball Pass Crossing; Mueller Hut Route; Tasman Valley walking tracks

Activities:  Climbing; Snow activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Methven Heliski

Heli and glacier skiing, mountaineering courses, guided climbing, ski touring and avalanche courses in Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park.

www.methvenheli.co.nz

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Hakatere Conservation Area (Barrosa); Hakatere Conservation Park

Activities:  Climbing; Snow activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Alpine Guides

Mountaineering and avalanche courses, guided climbing and ski touring in the Southern Alps, Aoraki/Mount Cook, Mount Aspiring, Mount Tasman.

www.alpineguides.co.nz

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village tramping tracks; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village walking tracks; Aspiring Hut to Cascade Saddle; Aspiring Hut to Pearl Flat; Cameron Valley Track; Cascade Saddle Route; Diamond Lake and Hospital Flat; Earnslaw Burn Track; East Matukituki Valley tracks; Fiordland National Park; French Ridge Track; Liverpool Hut Track; Makarora Valley Track; Matukituki Valley; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mount Brewster Track; Mueller Hut Route; Rees-Dart Track; Rob Roy Track; Routeburn Track; Tasman Valley walking tracks; West Matukituki Track; Wilkin Valley - East Matukituki Traverse; Wilkin Valley tracks

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Snow activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Adventure Consultants

Guided multi-day mountaineering, alpine tramping, ski touring treks and alpine instruction in Aoraki/Mount Cook and Mount Aspiring National Parks, and Remarkables Conservation Area.

www.adventureconsultants.com

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Ball Pass Crossing; Gillespie Pass Circuit; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mount Brewster Track; Mueller Hut Route

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Snow activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Activity Hanmer

Team building events and school camp activities in Hanmer Forest Park.

www.activityhanmer.co.nz

Places:  Hanmer Forest Park

Activities:  Camping; Climbing; Guided activities; Mountain biking and cycling; Walking/tramping/hiking

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Full On (NZ)

Multi-activities tours in the South Island as part of team building programmes.

www.fullon.co.nz

Places:  Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Cave Stream Scenic Reserve; Craigieburn Forest Park; Craigieburn Forest Park - Cass-Lagoon Saddle tramping track; Craigieburn Forest Park tramping tracks; Craigieburn Forest Park walking tracks; Hakatere Conservation Area tracks; Hakatere Conservation Park; Heaphy Track; Kahurangi National Park; Kura Tawhiti Conservation Area; Lake Rotoroa walking tracks; Lake Sumner - Hope valley (Windy Point) tracks and routes; Lake Sumner - Hurunui swingbridge tracks and routes; Lake Sumner Forest Park; Mount Aspiring National Park; Nelson Lakes National Park; Peel Forest Park; Peel Forest Park easy access tracks; Peel Forest Park routes; Peel Forest Park tramping tracks; Peel Forest Park walking tracks; St James Walkway; Travers-Sabine Circuit; Wangapeka Track; Wilkin Valley tracks

Activities:  Adventure activities; Climbing; Guided walks; Mountain biking and cycling; Snow activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Mt Cook Glacier Guiding

Mt Cook Glacier Guiding provides guided activities on the Tasman and Murchison Glaciers.

www.mtcookguides.co.nz

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Skiing and ski touring

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Otago

Wanaka Mountain Guides

Guided walking, climbing, mountaineering and skiing in Aoraki/Mount Cook, Mount Aspiring and Fiordland National Parks.

hugh@mountainguiding.info

Places:  Albert Burn Hut Track; Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Aspiring Hut to Cascade Saddle; Aspiring Hut to Pearl Flat; Ball Pass Crossing; Cascade Saddle Route; East Matukituki Valley tracks; Fiordland National Park; French Ridge Track; Gillespie Pass Circuit; Lake Alta Track; Liverpool Hut Track; Matukituki Valley; Motatapu Track; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mount Brewster Track; Mueller Hut Route; Tasman Valley walking tracks

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Snow activities

Services:  Facilities; Guided activities and tours

Independent Mountain Guides

Guided mountaineering, snow activities, climbing and hiking tours in Mount Aspiring National Park (Mt Earnslaw, Forbes Block, Mt Somnus/Mt Xenicus). Mt Aurum Rec Res (Mt Aurum Basin); Ben Lomond Sce Res (Bowen Peak); Rastus Burn Rec Res and surrounding Remarkables CA; Devils Creek CA and Shotover Creek CA; Remarkables Ca (Mt Rosa portion); Invincible Mine Historic Res; Coronet Peak Rec Res (outside the ski field lease area); Lake Dispute/Moke Lake track, Mt Crichton Sce Res (loop track); Lower Dart CA (Chinaman's Bluff area); Shotover River MS (downstream from the Edith Cavell Bridge); Lochnagar MS; Greenstone and Caples CAs and the southern border of the NP - Humboldt Mts along the Kay Creek/Fraser Creek and Double Barrel Creek watershed (excludes all Ngai Tahu leaseback and giftback areas); Shotover CA (Mt Tyndall/Mt Aspiring NP - Isobel Glacier); Pisa CA; Mt Aspirng NP (Brewster Glacier, Mt Brewster, Mt Armstrong - including Brewster Hut)

www.independentmountainguides.co.nz

Places:  Ben Lomond Track; Devils Creek Track; Invincible Gold Mine; Moke Lake Loop Track; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mount Brewster Track; Mt Crichton Loop Track; Pisa Conservation Area tramping tracks

Activities:  Climbing; Guided activities; Guided walks; Snow activities; Walking/tramping/hiking

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Wanaka Rock Climbing and Abseil Adventures

Guided rock climbing, abseiling and instruction in Hospital Flat, Diamond Lake, Cattle Flat, Rastus Burn, Remarkables and Wye Creek.

www.wanakarock.co.nz

Places:  Diamond Lake and Hospital Flat

Activities:  Adventure activities; Climbing

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Aspiring Guides

Guided walks, mountaineering, rock climbing and ski touring in Mount Aspiring and Aoraki/Mount Cook National Parks.

www.aspiringguides.com

Places:  Ahuriri Conservation Park; Albert Burn Hut Track; Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village tramping tracks; Aspiring Hut to Cascade Saddle; Aspiring Hut to Pearl Flat; Blue Valley Track; Cameron Valley Track; Cascade Saddle Route; Copland Track; Diamond Lake and Hospital Flat; Diamond Lake and Rocky Mountain walks; East Matukituki Valley tracks; Fox Glacier area; Fox Glacier Te Moeka o Tuawe Valley Walk; Franz Josef Glacier; Franz Josef Glacier/Ka Roimata o Hine Hukarere Walk; French Ridge Track; Gillespie Pass Circuit; Hawea Conservation Park; Liverpool Hut Track; Makarora region; Makarora Valley Track; Matukituki Valley; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mount Brewster Track; Mueller Hut Route; Pisa Conservation Area tramping tracks; Queenstown area; Rob Roy Track; Ruataniwha Conservation Park; Shotover Canyon Track; Shotover Saddle Route; Skippers; Tasman Valley walking tracks; Wakatipu Basin; West Matukituki Track; Westland Tai Poutini National Park; Wilkin Valley - East Matukituki Traverse; Wilkin Valley tracks

Activities:  Climbing; Guided activities; Snow activities; Walking/tramping/hiking

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Peak Experience

Guided mountaineering, ski touring, alpine trekking, rock climbing and instruction courses in Otago, Canterbury and Fiordland.

www.mountainguiding.com

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village tramping tracks; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village walking tracks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Cascade Saddle Route; Diamond Lake and Hospital Flat; Fiordland National Park; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mount Brewster Track; Mueller Hut Route; Rob Roy Track; Tasman Valley walking tracks; West Matukituki Track

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Snow activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Alpine Recreation

Guided mountaineering, ski touring, alpine instruction and guided walks in Aoraki/Mount Cook and Mount Aspiring National Parks and other parts of the South Island. Activities include snow shoe treks, backcountry skiing, nordic and alpine ski touring, climbing courses.

www.alpinerecreation.com

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village tramping tracks; Ball Pass Crossing; Ben Lomond Track; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mueller Hut Route; Tasman Valley walking tracks; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Snow activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours

National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS)

Courses at the New Zealand Branch focus on hiking, canoeing, mountaineering, sea kayaking, sailing, and Maori culture.

www.nols.edu

Places:  Ahuriri Conservation Park; Arthur's Pass day walks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass: Avalanche Peak route; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Arthur's Pass: Mingha - Deception route; Cave Stream Scenic Reserve; Craigieburn Forest Park; Craigieburn Forest Park - Cass-Lagoon Saddle tramping track; Craigieburn Forest Park tramping tracks; Craigieburn Forest Park walking tracks; Hawea Conservation Park; Heaphy Track; Kahurangi National Park; Kahurangi Point Route; Kura Tawhiti Conservation Area; Lake Rotoroa walking tracks; Lake Sumner - Hope valley (Windy Point) tracks and routes; Lake Sumner - Jollie Brook tracks and routes; Lake Sumner Forest Park; Leslie-Karamea Track; Lewis Pass tramping tracks; Marlborough Sounds; Mount Arthur Tableland Circuit; Mt Owen tracks and routes; Mt Richmond Forest Park; Nelson Lakes National Park; Nydia Track; Oxford Forest; Oxford Forest tramping tracks; Ruataniwha Conservation Park; Springs Junction - Lewis Pass; St James Walkway; Travers-Sabine Circuit; Wakamarina Track; Wangapeka Track; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Boating; Climbing; Guided walks; Kayaking and canoeing

Services:  Accommodation; Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction; Transport

Sunrockice Mountain Guides

Guided mountaineering, alpine tramping, ski touring and alpine instruction in Mount Tasman, Aoraki/Mount Cook.

www.sunrockice.com

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Snow activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Full On (NZ)

Multi-activities tours in the South Island as part of team building programmes.

www.fullon.co.nz

Places:  Arthur's Pass National Park; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route; Cave Stream Scenic Reserve; Craigieburn Forest Park; Craigieburn Forest Park - Cass-Lagoon Saddle tramping track; Craigieburn Forest Park tramping tracks; Craigieburn Forest Park walking tracks; Hakatere Conservation Area tracks; Hakatere Conservation Park; Heaphy Track; Kahurangi National Park; Kura Tawhiti Conservation Area; Lake Rotoroa walking tracks; Lake Sumner - Hope valley (Windy Point) tracks and routes; Lake Sumner - Hurunui swingbridge tracks and routes; Lake Sumner Forest Park; Mount Aspiring National Park; Nelson Lakes National Park; Peel Forest Park; Peel Forest Park easy access tracks; Peel Forest Park routes; Peel Forest Park tramping tracks; Peel Forest Park walking tracks; St James Walkway; Travers-Sabine Circuit; Wangapeka Track; Wilkin Valley tracks

Activities:  Adventure activities; Climbing; Guided walks; Mountain biking and cycling; Snow activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Alpine Guides

Mountaineering and avalanche courses, guided climbing and ski touring in the Southern Alps, Aoraki/Mount Cook, Mount Aspiring, Mount Tasman.

www.alpineguides.co.nz

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village tramping tracks; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village walking tracks; Aspiring Hut to Cascade Saddle; Aspiring Hut to Pearl Flat; Cameron Valley Track; Cascade Saddle Route; Diamond Lake and Hospital Flat; Earnslaw Burn Track; East Matukituki Valley tracks; Fiordland National Park; French Ridge Track; Liverpool Hut Track; Makarora Valley Track; Matukituki Valley; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mount Brewster Track; Mueller Hut Route; Rees-Dart Track; Rob Roy Track; Routeburn Track; Tasman Valley walking tracks; West Matukituki Track; Wilkin Valley - East Matukituki Traverse; Wilkin Valley tracks

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Snow activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Adventure Consultants

Guided multi-day mountaineering, alpine tramping, ski touring treks and alpine instruction in Aoraki/Mount Cook and Mount Aspiring National Parks, and Remarkables Conservation Area.

www.adventureconsultants.com

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Ball Pass Crossing; Gillespie Pass Circuit; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mount Brewster Track; Mueller Hut Route

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Snow activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

AJ Hackett Bungy New Zealand

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

www.bungy.co.nz

Places:  Skippers; Skippers area short walks

Activities:  Adventure activities; Bird and wildlife watching; Boating; Camping; Caving; Child/family friendly activities; Climbing; Diving and snorkelling; Dog walking; Dolphin swimming and watching; Fishing; Four wheel driving; Guided activities; Guided walks; Historic sites; Horse riding; Hot pools; Hunting; Kayaking and canoeing; Mountain biking; Paragliding and hang gliding; Quad and trail biking; Rafting; Scenic and nature tours; Scenic driving; Scenic flights; Skiing and ski touring; Specialist activities; Surfing; Swimming; Walking and tramping; Whale watching

Services:  Facilities; Guided activities and tours

Climbing Queenstown

Guided rock climbing, Via Ferrata, abseiling, mountaineering and hiking in Mount Aspiring National Park.

www.climbingqueenstown.com

Places:  Ben Lomond Track; Earnslaw Burn Track; Lake Alta Track; Mount Aspiring National Park; Rees-Dart Track

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Mountain Recreation

Guided climbing and tramping, climbing courses in Mount Aspiring, Westland and Aoraki/Mount Cook National Parks.

www.mountainrec.co.nz

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village tramping tracks; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village walking tracks; Ball Pass Crossing; Copland Track; French Ridge Track; Matukituki Valley; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mount Brewster Track; Mueller Hut Route; Rob Roy Track; Tasman Valley walking tracks; West Matukituki Track; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Fiordland

Wanaka Mountain Guides

Guided walking, climbing, mountaineering and skiing in Aoraki/Mount Cook, Mount Aspiring and Fiordland National Parks.

hugh@mountainguiding.info

Places:  Albert Burn Hut Track; Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Aspiring Hut to Cascade Saddle; Aspiring Hut to Pearl Flat; Ball Pass Crossing; Cascade Saddle Route; East Matukituki Valley tracks; Fiordland National Park; French Ridge Track; Gillespie Pass Circuit; Lake Alta Track; Liverpool Hut Track; Matukituki Valley; Motatapu Track; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mount Brewster Track; Mueller Hut Route; Tasman Valley walking tracks

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Snow activities

Services:  Facilities; Guided activities and tours

Peak Experience

Guided mountaineering, ski touring, alpine trekking, rock climbing and instruction courses in Otago, Canterbury and Fiordland.

www.mountainguiding.com

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village tramping tracks; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village walking tracks; Arthur's Pass National Park; Cascade Saddle Route; Diamond Lake and Hospital Flat; Fiordland National Park; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mount Brewster Track; Mueller Hut Route; Rob Roy Track; Tasman Valley walking tracks; West Matukituki Track

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Snow activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Alpine Guides

Mountaineering and avalanche courses, guided climbing and ski touring in the Southern Alps, Aoraki/Mount Cook, Mount Aspiring, Mount Tasman.

www.alpineguides.co.nz

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village tramping tracks; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village walking tracks; Aspiring Hut to Cascade Saddle; Aspiring Hut to Pearl Flat; Cameron Valley Track; Cascade Saddle Route; Diamond Lake and Hospital Flat; Earnslaw Burn Track; East Matukituki Valley tracks; Fiordland National Park; French Ridge Track; Liverpool Hut Track; Makarora Valley Track; Matukituki Valley; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mount Brewster Track; Mueller Hut Route; Rees-Dart Track; Rob Roy Track; Routeburn Track; Tasman Valley walking tracks; West Matukituki Track; Wilkin Valley - East Matukituki Traverse; Wilkin Valley tracks

Activities:  Climbing; Guided walks; Snow activities

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

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