Introduction

Find businesses that are DOC-approved to provide activities and services in conservation areas in Taranaki.

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

List these providers by service:

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 short walks; Dawson Falls walking tracks; East Egmont walking tracks; Egmont National Park; Everett Park Scenic Reserve walk; Meeting of the Waters Scenic Reserve walks; Moki Track; Mount Messenger to Kiwi Road Track; Mount Messenger to Whitecliffs Walkway Track; North Egmont short walks; North Egmont tramping tracks; Pouakai Circuit; Pouakai Range tramping tracks; Rerekapa Track; 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

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

Services:  Guided activities and tours; Outdoor education and instruction

Dawson Falls Mountain Lodge

Accommodation, cafe and restaurant in Egmont National Park.

Phone: +64 6 765 5457
Website: www.dawsonfallsmountainlodge.kiwi.nz
Email: info@dawsonfallsmountainlodge.kiwi.nz

Places:  Dawson Falls area; Dawson Falls short walks; Dawson Falls walking tracks; Egmont National Park

Services:  Accommodation; Facilities

Taranaki Aviation Transport and Technology Museum

Taranaki Aviation Transport and Technology Museum in Mangamahoe Recreation Reserve.

tatatm.tripod.com/museum/

Services:  Facilities

New Zealand Professional Hunting Guides Association

Guided hunting trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.nzphga.com

Activities:  Hunting

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Taranaki Alpine Club

Accommodation on Mount Egmont as part of club membership. Annual guided climb to the top of the mountain.

www.taranakialpineclub.co.nz

Places:  Egmont National Park; Mount Taranaki Summit Track

Services:  Accommodation; Guided activities and tours

Stratford Mountain House

Motor lodge, restaurant and cafe on the eastern slope of Mount Taranaki, Egmont National Park.

www.stratfordmountainhouse.co.nz

Places:  Egmont National Park

Services:  Accommodation; Facilities; Weddings

Hiking New Zealand

Guided multi-activity adventure tours in the South and North Island.

www.hikingnewzealand.com

Places:  Angelus Hut tracks and routes; Arohaki Lagoon Track; Ben Lomond Track; Cascade Saddle Route; Donnelly Flat Loop Walk; Earnslaw Burn Track; Egmont National Park; Fiordland National Park; Gentle Annie Track; Gertrude Saddle Route; Gillespie Pass Circuit; Kaimanawa Forest Park; Kaweka Forest Park; Kepler Track: Carpark to Luxmore Hut; Lake Marian Track; Lake Tarawera Scenic Reserve; Lake Waikareiti Walk; Lake Waikaremoana; Makahu Road tramping tracks; Mid Pohangina Hut Track; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mt Holdsworth - Jumbo Circuit; Nelson Lakes National Park; North Egmont tramping tracks; Okere Falls Scenic Reserve; Okere Falls Track; Queenstown area; Rees-Dart Track; Rob Roy Track; Round the Mountain Track; Routeburn Track: Key Summit Track; Routeburn Track: Lake Howden Track; Ruahine Forest Park; Ruapani Circuit Track; Sunrise Track; Tararua Forest Park; Tararua Southern Crossing; Tarawera Outlet to Falls Track; Tarawera Outlet to Humphries Bay; Tautuku walks; Tongariro National Park; Whakapapa Village short walks; Whakapapa Village walking tracks; Whakapapaiti Valley Track; Whirinaki Track

Activities:  Walking and tramping

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Bus and Coach Association New Zealand

Charter bus services to carparks at conservation areas around New Zealand.

https://www.busandcoach.co.nz/

Services:  Transport

Mount Egmont Alpine Club

Accommodation on Mount Egmont as part of club membership.

www.mtegmontalpineclub.org.nz

Places:  Egmont National Park

Services:  Accommodation

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association

Guided fishing trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.fishingguides.co.nz

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Sidetracks

Guided walks as part of a tour throughout New Zealand.

www.sidetracks.co.nz

Places:  Abel Tasman Coast Track; Abel Tasman National Park; Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park; Aoraki/Mount Cook village tramping tracks; Aoraki/Mount Cook village walking tracks; Arthur's Pass half-day walks ; Arthur's Pass National Park; Awaroa/Godley Head; Banks Peninsula area; Ben Lomond Track; Bendigo area; Cameron Valley Track; Cape Reinga /Te Rerenga Wairua; Cape Reinga/Te Rerenga Wairua Lighthouse Walk; Cathedral Cove Walk; Cave Stream Scenic Reserve; Craigieburn Forest Park; Craigieburn Forest Park tramping tracks; Craigieburn Forest Park walking tracks; Diamond Lake and Hospital Flat conservation areas; East Matukituki Valley tracks; Egmont National Park; Farewell Spit and Puponga Farm Park; Fiordland National Park; Glory Cove Scenic Reserve; Hollyford Track; Jacks Blowhole Track; Kahurangi National Park; Kaikoura Peninsula Walkway; Kapowairua (Spirits Bay) to Pandora; Kura Tāwhiti Conservation Area; Lake Monowai/Borland Road area; Lake Rotoiti walking tracks; Lake Sumner Forest Park; Mavora Lakes Conservation Park; Milford Road/Milford Sound area; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mount Iron Track; Mt Fyffe and the Seaward Kaikoura Range; Nelson Lakes National Park; Pirongia Forest Park; Pisa Conservation Area tramping tracks; Rakiura National Park; Rakiura Track; Rob Roy Track; Routeburn Track; Routeburn Track: Key Summit Track; Tangihua Forest; Tautuku walks; Te Paki Recreation Reserve; Te Werahi Beach to Twilight Beach; Tunnel Beach Track; Twilight - Te Werahi Loop Track; Ulva Island/Te Wharawhara walking tracks; Upper Clutha River Track; Whareorino Conservation Area

Activities:  Walking and tramping

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Te Wera Outdoor Recreational Trust

Te Wera Camp Conservation Area Education Camp, Taranaki. Facilities include free BBQ, laundry, obstacle course, flying fox, wetslide and firepit.

http://www.tewera-lodge.co.nz/

Services:  Accommodation; Outdoor education and instruction

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