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Tramping in New Zealand / Jim DuFresne.

By: DuFresne, Jim.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Footscray, Vic. : Lonely Planet, 2006Edition: Sixth edition.Description: 392 pages : color illustrations, maps (1 color) ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1740597885.Subject(s): Hiking -- New Zealand -- Guidebooks | Trails -- New Zealand -- Guidebooks | New Zealand -- GuidebooksDDC classification: 796.510993
Contents:
Details of 53 great walks.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Make tracks across the spectacular range of New Zealand landscapes. The deep valleys of Fiordland and Mt Aspiring beckon, the Marlborough Sounds call, the volcanoes of Tongariro are steaming. Explore on foot the natural wonders of this country from coast to Cook. In This Guide: Foreword by New Zealand adventurer Peter Hillary.53 detailed trail descriptions for trampers of all levels.Color section on the Great Walks of New Zealand.Two-color contour maps for all featured tramps.Essential accommodation and transport information.Expert advice on equipment, health and environmentally responsible walking.

"53 great walks"--Cover.

Previous ed.: 2002.

Includes index.

Details of 53 great walks.

2 7 11 24 42 61 76 79 82 89 100 104 159 161

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • Foreword
  • Table of Tramps
  • The Authors
  • Tramp Descriptions
  • Planning
  • Environment
  • Fishing in New Zealand
  • Far North
  • Rangitoto Island Loop (p. 41)
  • Waitakere Ranges Loop (p. 44)
  • Cape Reinga Walkway (p. 47)
  • Great Barrier Forest (p. 53)
  • Kauaeranga Kauri Trail (p. 59)
  • More Tramps (p. 64)
  • Central North Island
  • Te Urewera National Park (p. 67)
  • Lake Waikaremoana Great Walk (p. 70)
  • Whakatane-Waikare River Loop (p. 73)
  • Whirinaki Forest Park (p. 78)
  • Whirinaki Track (p. 79)
  • Tongariro National Park (p. 82)
  • Tongariro Northern Circuit (p. 85)
  • Kaimanawa Forest Park (p. 91)
  • Urchin-Umukarikari Circuit (p. 92)
  • More Tramps (p. 94)
  • Southern North Island
  • Egmont National Park (p. 99)
  • Mt Taranaki High-level Circuit (p. 102)
  • Mt Taranaki Low-level Circuit (p. 106)
  • Pouakai Track (p. 108)
  • Whanganui National Park (p. 110)
  • Matemateaonga Track (p. 111)
  • Ruahine Forest Park (p. 115)
  • Rangiwahia & Deadmans Loop (p. 117)
  • Tararua Forest Park (p. 120)
  • Mt Holdsworth Circuit (p. 121)
  • Totara Flats Track (p. 125)
  • More Tramps (p. 127)
  • Marlborough Region
  • Queen Charlotte Track (p. 132)
  • Nydia Track (p. 138)
  • Pelorus Track (p. 140)
  • More Tramps (p. 145)
  • Nelson Region
  • Abel Tasman Coast Track (p. 148)
  • Great Walks (p. 153)
  • Kahurangi National Park (p. 164)
  • Heaphy Track (p. 166)
  • Wangapeka Track (p. 172)
  • Leslie-Karamea Track (p. 177)
  • Nelson Lakes National Park (p. 181)
  • Travers-Sabine Circuit (p. 186)
  • D'Urville Valley Track (p. 190)
  • More Tramps (p. 193)
  • Canterbury
  • Banks Peninsula Track (p. 196)
  • Mt Somers Track (p. 200)
  • St James Walkway (p. 205)
  • Kaikoura Coast Track (p. 211)
  • More Tramps (p. 215)
  • Arthur's Pass National Park
  • Avalanche Peak (p. 220)
  • Goat Pass Track (p. 224)
  • Waimakariri-Harman Pass Route (p. 226)
  • Harper Pass (p. 230)
  • Cass-lagoon Saddles Track (p. 234)
  • More Tramps (p. 237)
  • West Coast
  • Paparoa National Park (p. 240)
  • Inland Pack Track (p. 241)
  • Croesus Track (p. 245)
  • Aoraki/Mt Cook & Westland/Tai Poutini National Parks (p. 248)
  • Welcome Flat (p. 251)
  • Mueller Hut (p. 254)
  • Mt Aspiring National Park
  • Routeburn Track (p. 261)
  • Greenstone Track (p. 265)
  • Caples Track (p. 269)
  • Mavora Walkway (p. 271)
  • Rees-Dart Track (p. 274)
  • Cascade Saddle Route (p. 278)
  • Wilkin-Young Valleys Circuit (p. 281)
  • More Tramps (p. 285)
  • Fiordland National Park
  • Milford Track (p. 292)
  • Hollyford Track (p. 298)
  • Kepler Track (p. 302)
  • Dusky Track (p. 306)
  • Tuatapere Hump Ridge Track (p. 311)
  • More Tramps (p. 316)
  • Stewart Island (Rakiura)
  • Rakiura Track (p. 322)
  • Northwest Circuit (p. 326)
  • Trampers Directory
  • Transport
  • Health & Safety
  • Clothing & Equipment
  • Glossary
  • Behind The Scenes
  • Index
  • World Time Zones