Not sure what to expect?

Read our journal entries below for a more detailed insight into our guided walks, Which ones to do, what to bring, what you’ll see, who you’ll meet and more.
Hiker climbs the "Hump" after crossing the Ahukawakawa Swmap

Exploring Taranaki: A Hikers’ Guide To Visiting This Unique Paradise

New Zealand’s Taranaki region, dominated by the majestic and perfectly symmetrical Mt. Taranaki, is a hiker’s dream destination.
Waihohonu Hut Tongariro Northern Circuit Great Walk

What To Expect From A DOC Hut

Staying in a Department of Conservation hut in New Zealand is a unique experience for hiking enthusiasts from across the globe. Here's what to expect from a DOC hut.
greats walks new zealand

8 Things Australians Need To Know About Hiking In New Zealand

If you’re thinking of doing your first Great Walk in New Zealand, research and planning is key! We are North Island hiking experts. Here's what you need to know.
Female hikers on Great Barrier Island

How Fit Do I Need To Be

Ah it’s the eternal question isn’t it? How fit do I need to be to join a guided multi-day walk in New Zealand? How do I know that I’m going to be able to keep up, avoid injuries and actually have a good time while I’m doing it?
Lake Tarawera as seen through the bush canopy of native New Zealand cabbage trees

Best Places To Stay In Rotorua Before or After Your Guided Walk

Our top recommendations on the best places to stay in Rotorua City for before or after your guided walk with us.
Happy Walking Legends Hikers

How Does The Booking Process Work?

Booking a guided hiking tour with us is quick and easy. Our friendly reservations team is available to answer all of your queries and provide great advice for your next guided hiking tour holiday in New Zealand.
Where Is Walking Legends Located

Where We Are and How To Get To Us

Everything you need to know about where and when to arrive for your North Island guided hiking tour with Walking Legends.
Memory Rock Great Barrier Island

How To Visit Great Barrier Island

Our best insiders travel tips and handy tricks for planning your visit to Aotea / Great Barrier Island, New Zealand
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