NELSON
NEW ZEALAND
Nelson is situated in the Tasman District in the top north west corner of the South Island of New Zealand. The city is dotted with pleasant cafes and restaurants, and arts and craft galleries, amid golden sandy beaches and forested mountains. The Nelson region is famous for the production of world class wines and three of New Zealand�s splendid national parks lie on the city�s doorstep.
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WALKING TRACKS NELSON NEW ZEALAND

NELSON LAKE WALKING AND TRAMPING TRACKS

Angelus & Robert Ridge
Angelus, at 1610 metres, is perched high on the ranges between Lakes Rotoiti and Rotoroa in Nelson Lakes National Park.
Category:  Route
Completion Time:  2 - 3 days (5 - 9 hr each day with 3 route options)

Flower Brothers Walk
From Lake Rotoroa car park, this track passes through a stand of kahikatea and around the lake outlet emerging on the road near Lake Rotoroa Lodge.
Category:  Short walk
Completion Time:  15 min return

Lake Rotoiti short walks
Explore the Rotoiti Nature Recovery Project. The wheelchair-accessible Bellbird Walk leads into Honeydew Walk.
Category:  Short walk

Lake Rotoiti tramping tracks
Choose a tramping tracks in the area. You can circle around Lake Rotoiti, climb into the mountains above the lake or visit 40 m high Whisky Falls.
Category:  Tramping track

Lake Rotoiti walking tracks
View the walking tracks in the Lake Rotoiti area of National Lakes National Park.
Category:  Walking track

Lake Rotoroa walking tracks
Waterfalls, lakeside picnics and the tree fuschia await on the walking tracks of Lake Rotoroa in Nelson Lakes National Park.
Category:  Walking track

Matiri Valley & 1000 Acre Plateau
It is a 3 hour walk to Lake Matiri. From there you can do overnight tramps to 1000 Acre Plateau.
Category:  Tramping track

Murchison day walks
Murchison is the gateway to the southern entrance to Kahurangi National Park. Find out about the short day walks accessible from Murchison.
Category:  Short walk

Travers-Sabine Circuit
The Travers-Sabine Circuit is a medium to hard tramp traversing 80 km of river valleys and an alpine pass in Nelson Lakes National Park.
Category:  Tramping track
Distance:  80 km
Completion Time:  4 - 7 days

NELSON NEW ZEALAND ACCOMMODATION TRAVEL TOURISM INFORMATION GUIDE