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Photo Gallery: Coast to Coast Bike Hike and Raft 20 Nov.
Take a look at the photos from our first NZ Coast to Coast Bike Hike and Raft trip and read some of the travellers reviews.
A Song of the West Coast Wilderness Trail
A song of the West Coast Wilderness Trail composed by one of our lovely travellers Glenys Griffiths. December 2020.
Guide Training Day
Read about our 2020 guide training day in preparation for the season ahead.
A Kiwi's Point of View: Lisa Drysdale's West Coast Wilderness Recap
Read Lisa Drysdale's recap of the West Coast Wilderness Trail on our first departure of the season.
Traveller Advice: How to Tackle an NZ Cycle Trail
Read advice from other Adventure South NZ travellers for future travellers.
Ever been here? 10 new places to visit in NZ
10 places in NZ you've probably never been, but need to.
15 days on the Kopiko Heartland Ride
What do Adventure South NZ guides and office staff do when they are not leading cycle or hiking trips? Often the answer is ‘Go on a cycle or hiking trip!’
Stuff Article: Riding the West Coast Wilderness Trail is Naturally Beautiful
Hokitika sits on the course of the West Coast Wilderness Trail, a 139-kilometre cycle path between Greymouth and Ross that is one of the most naturally beautiful of the 22 routes on the New Zealand Cycle Trail network.
On the couch with Adventure South guide Rach Astbury
We sat down with Rachel Astbury to learn more about what she gets up to while she's not guiding and hear about some of her favourite adventures.
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Adventure South NZ is unrivalled in their geographic coverage, originality and overall quality of adventures holidays in New Zealand. Choose from walking, cycling, winter or multi-activity holidays, on either the North or South Island.
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Australian Walking Holidays specialises in small group guided walking adventures. Since 1982 we have been guiding small groups of travellers on Australia's finest walks across our tropical, coastal or red centre landscapes.
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Great Canadian Trails specialises in active holidays in Canada. With both guided and supported self-guided options available, our unique itineraries draw upon some of Canada's most inspiring parks, trails and landscapes from coast to coast.
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Huma enables those with adventurous spirits to challenge themselves and make a difference for a cause close to their heart. Travel, fundraise and meet life-long friends on one of Huma's meaningful and unique challenges around the world.
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Sherpa Expeditions is a specialist in self guided and guided walking and cycling holidays in the United Kingdom and Europe. Detailed route notes provide a definite guide to places in Europe for active walkers and cyclists.
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Tasmanian Expeditions is the most experienced operator of treks and adventure travel holidays in Tasmania. We own and operate the most comprehensive range of adventure holidays available across Tasmania's varied landscapes.
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UTracks are the active European holiday specialists. Whether you prefer cycling or walking, 2-star or 4-star, small groups or self guided, land, river or sea – UTracks can help you to explore Europe exactly the way you want.
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World Youth Adventures is our specialist division dedicated to organising tailor made overseas school group adventures. Specialists in Service Learning projects, choose from more destinations than any other school group provider.
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Yomads offers adventures for the 20s and 30s on six continents. Designed as a way to bring young and likeminded travellers together, Yomads caters to those interested in lightly structured and active trips that allow freedom to roam and explore.