Hump Ridge Track, Tuatapere

4.7
#7 of 26 in Wildlife in Southland Region
Discover the Kiwis' love of hiking at Hump Ridge Track, a pathway built and maintained by the local community. The charitable organization that created the trail offers extensive and personalized guided tours of New Zealand's south coast, along with a range of different accommodations to suit varied needs and tastes. From backpackers to family groups, all visitors are encouraged to get deep into the diverse environment at their own pace, with a guide or without. The knowledgeable basecamp staff will assist you in finding the most suitable route through the natural abundance. Using our world travel planner, Tuatapere attractions like Hump Ridge Track can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • September 7, 2017
    We did the hump ridge with our girls, 10 and 8. It was truly one of the best walks we have ever done. Varied, with a climb from beach to sub?alpine the first day. The forest is wonderful, and silent, ...  more »
  • August 16, 2017
    Great tramp in 4 seasons of weather. Great to see lots of kiwis out enjoying the holidays. Wish I'd gotten up to the Tarns. The accomodation was excellent in the huts. The days are long. Heaps of phot...  more »
  • May 19, 2017
    If you think you can hike 21km/day with the promise of a hot shower and glass of wine at the end to motivate you, then you should absolutely do this hike. The scenery was unbelievable, and the lodges ...  more »

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