Wānaka has over 750 km of stunning tracks and trails to explore
The Wānaka region provides endless options - tracks range from easy strolls beside lakes and rivers through dramatic valleys, to longer, steeper trails that reward you with jaw-dropping views.
There’s a huge variety of trails located in the Mt Aspiring National Park, from 2 hour walks to multi-day missions deep into the park. If you decide to explore some of these please remember to sign in using the New Zealand Outdoors Intentions process. Track transport is available to the start of several tracks.
The Wānaka region is also a section of the Te Araroa Route (The Long Pathway) and is a great overnight stop as part of your journey. This 3,000km walking and tramping trail from Cape Reinga in the far north, to Bluff in the south passing right through our breath-taking region.