Pathfinder pics: epic hiking on New Zealand’s South Island

August 29th, 2018
Pathfinder pics: epic hiking on New Zealand’s South Island
New Zealand is home to nine ‘Great Walks’: premier hiking tracks that pass through the country’s most spectacular scenery. The South Island in particular offers some the finest hiking in the world. We spent two weeks touring the island to get a taste of these pristine trails, several of which are featured in Lonely Planet’s Epic Hikes of the World. Here are some of our hiking – or as the locals call it, 'tramping’ – highlights. Our first view from the Abel Tasman Coastal Track A post shared by Atlas & Boots (@atlasandboots) on Jun 22, 2018 at 12:26am PDT The Abel Tasman Coastal Track is peppered with vistas like this along its 60km of oceanside trail. Located in the Abel Tasman National Park, the trail is named after Dutch seafarer Abel Janszoon Tasman, the first known European to reach New ... read more
Source: https://www.lonelyplanet.com/blog/feed/atom/Published on 2018-08-29By Kia Abdullah

 

 

 

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