Hiking & Tramping in New Zealand - Northland, Auckland & Coromandel (Chapter)
This is the Northland, Auckland & Coromandel chapter from Lonely Planet's Hiking & Tramping in New Zealand guidebook.
Drawn southwards by stories of New Zealand’s legendary national parks and in particular the spectacular Southern Alps, visiting trampers often overlook the northern North Island. This is a mistake. This lush, warm and diverse part of NZ is packed with natural and historical wonders.
- tramp spectacular beaches on the Te Paki Coastal Track
- climb a volcano and tramp through lava fields on the Rangitoto Island Loop
- step back in time on the Kauaeranga Kauri Trail
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Te Paki Coastal Track, Rangitoto Island Loop, Aotea Track, Hillary Trail, Kauaeranga Kauri Trail, Towns & Facilities: Auckland, Kaitaia, Tryphena, Thames.