Follow winding tracks through spectacular scenery and amazing views. Explore our backyard and learn about our local history. Hike across hills, discover pools and waterfalls, get a bit of exercise and enjoy our local bush and beach.
From an hour's walk to full day tramps, there's something for everyone and every fitness level.
Check out the full programme and walk details on the ECHO Walking Festival Website Through the Festival, we want to encourage all New Zealanders to enjoy the beautiful outdoors, to appreciate the attractions of our region, and to keep fit and active. This years’ festival has over 50 guided walks from beginner level to full day/overnight adventures and also includes a four peak challenge plus stunning waterfall trails, glow worm walks, gold mining relics and night walks.