Guide to Waikato Walking Trails

Must-do walks and hikes in the Waikato region.

Explore the region on foot year-round to discover what makes the Waikato region's unique landscape so beautiful. 

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Mangapohue Natural Bridge walk near Waitomo free things to do in Waikato

From winding mountain tracks through ancient bush-clad landscapes and wildlife reserves to casual strolls along the river and fertile rolling hills, the Waikato offers adventures for every age and ability.

Download our guide to walks and hikes in the Waikato for detailed information on some of the most popular tracks and trails in the region, including location, distance and ability levels.

Waikato Walking Tracks & Trails Guide 2021 PDF | 7.48MB