Bell Rock Loop Track | Hawkes Bay, New Zealand

Bell Rock Loop Track sits an hour north of Napier in the Hawkes Bay. Isolated and rugged, this is a part of New Zealand that is often forgotten about. Quick Stats Time 3 hour round trip Access The start of the track is around an hour north of Napier. Follow State Highway 2 to Tutira, turn … Read moreBell Rock Loop Track | Hawkes Bay, New Zealand

Te Mata Peak | The Sleeping Giant in Havelock North, NZ

Te Mata Peak is a must if you are in the Hawkes Bay region. Which I was so I headed there. Steeped in history, culture and spectacular views it is definitely something to put on your To-Do List. Quick Stats There are 5 walking tracks in Te Mata Park. We did the Giant Circut Time … Read moreTe Mata Peak | The Sleeping Giant in Havelock North, NZ

Rangi Hut | A Guest Post by Mama Bear

Mama Bear recently went for her first solo hike (at nearly… I’m not sure if I’m allowed to say her age?) to Rangiwahia Hut (more commonly known as Rangi Hut). She wanted to write about her experience so check out her adventure below. Remember, you can contribute to that Kiwi Hiker as well. It’s easy … Read moreRangi Hut | A Guest Post by Mama Bear

No. 1 Line Track, Ruahine Range, NZ | A short hike that packs a punch

With three whole days off work looming in front of me, it felt like the grown-up version of Christmas was here. I decided to make the most of my three precious days and head up to my favourite place. The Ruahine Range. No. 1 Line Track was awaitin’. Quick Stats Difficulty The track is well defined … Read moreNo. 1 Line Track, Ruahine Range, NZ | A short hike that packs a punch