Kahurangi National Park, West Coast, South Island, New Zealand

My Favourite Great Walk

The Heaphy Track is one of my favourite New Zealand Great Walks (together with the Abel Tasman Coastal Track).

It’s a really well formed, medium 4-6 day walk, with absolutely cosy and nice huts with lots of atmosphere.

The scenery is unique and is changing so quickly, it’s just amazing. You’ll walk through a mixture of alpine scenery, Scottish highlandhills, magic forests, and tropical islands.

We did the Heaphy Track at the end of May and the weather was quite good, but I would say the track is worth walking in any time of the year.

– Katja

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