Hiking & Tramping in New Zealand - Plan your trip (PDF Chapter)
This chapter contains the Welcome to New Zealand, New Zealand’s Nine Great Walks, Need to Know, If You Like, Itineraries, Outdoor Pursuits, New Zealand’s Birds, Safety in the Outdoors, Clothing, Equipment & Food and Regions at a Glance chapters from Lonely Planet's Hiking & Tramping in New Zealand guidebook.
Your New Zealand tramping adventure starts here. You’ll find the tools to plan your journey: where to go and when, how much to budget, plus in-depth info on tramping equipment and safety.
- tailor-made itineraries, arranged by region, themes and events
- list of highlights and best experiences
- everything you need to know about navigation equipment
- user-friendly overview ensures you won't miss a thing
Coverage includes: Welcome to New Zealand, New Zealand’s Nine Great Walks, Need to Know, If You Like: Volcanoes, Wildlife, Camping, Climbs, Rivers, Mountain Passes, Beaches & Bays, Waterfalls, History, Loop Walks, Mountain Biking, Itineraries, Outdoor Pursuits: Bird-Watching, Fishing, Horse Trekking, Kayaking, Marine Mammal–Watching, Mountain Biking, Mountaineering, Rock Climbing, Scuba Diving, Skiing & Skateboarding, Extreme Sports, Surfing, White-Water Rafting & Canoeing, New Zealand’s Birds, Safety in the Outdoors: Trip Planning, Navigation, Navigation Equipment, Watch the Weather, From One Extreme to the Other, River Crossings, Emergencies, Rescue & Communication, First Aid, Clothing, Equipment & Food: Clothing, Equipment, Buying & Hiring Locally, Food, Water and Regions at a Glance.