Tongariro Northern Circuit – one of New Zealand's Great Walks, along with the Tongariro Alpine Crossing and Mt Ruapehu Crater climb are all popular walks in the Central North Island region.
Discover the many walks and tracks available in the Turangi/Taupo area including the Tongariro Northern Circuit.
Explore the many tracks and walks available in the Ruapehu area. From Whakapapa walks to the Mt Ruapehu Crater Climb, the area offers a wide array of walking opportunities.
An A-Z listing of all Central North Island tracks and walks.
Discover the tracks and walks of the Hawke's Bay, including the Makahu Road track to Mangatainoka Hot Springs and Kaweka Road walks and tramping tracks.
Find out about tracks and walks in the Waikato region, including Pureora walking tracks, Pirongia walking tracks and the Waireinga/Bridal Veil Falls walk.
Read about Karangahake Gorge Historic Walkway, Tarawera Falls Track, and many other tracks and walks in the Bay of Plenty region.
Explore the tracks and walks of Manawatu/Whanganui, including the Whanganui Journey, one of New Zealand's Great Walks.
There are extensive walking and mountain biking opportunities on conservation land throughout New Zealand.
The East Coast region offers a variety of tracks and walks including the Lake Waikaremoana Track, one of New Zealand's Great Walks.
DOC maps: Discover the outdoors - DOC's key places, campsites, tracks and huts, and visitor centres on a map
Check, Clean, Dry between waterways and stop the spread of didymo.
Walking track categories
Follow the Outdoor Safety Code:1. Plan your trip2. Tell someone3. Be aware of the weather4. Know your limits5. Take sufficient supplies
Alerts for Central North Island places