Goodbye short days and polar blasts and haere mai to Spring. It must be time for some sensational Spring hiking in Fiordland!
No one wants to carry a heavy load of gear on a day hike. But don’t skimp on or forget these essentials – this list will make you heaps more comfortable when exploring NZ’s Great Outdoors.
If our English sounds a bit odd to you, have a squiz at our list of Kiwi slang to get you up to speed with the local language here in En Zed.
There’s plenty to do in Fiordland in winter, despite the very cold temperatures we have plenty of clear, calm blue sky days! Winter brings Fiordland’s lowest rainfall and plenty of snow on the mountains, making Fiordland National Park picture perfect.
If you’re a lover of big mountains and glaciers, and looking for a feeling of solitude, you can’t go past Fiordland’s Great Walks. But which of this remote region’s three legendary walks is right for you?