9 great New Zealand alpine hikes

New Zealand is our #1 hiking destination in the world.

Liz — the Young Adventuress — put together a great post on some of her favourites each featuring a video from their Mountain Safety Council .

  1. Tongariro Alpine Crossing
  2. Gertrude Saddle
  3. Ben Lomond Summit
  4. Kepler Track
  5. Cascade Saddle
  6. Waiau Pass
  7. Poukirikiri/Travers Saddle
  8. Milford Track
  9. Mount Taranaki Summit

9 of the best alpine hikes in New Zealand and how to tackle them safely

Click through for details.

Here’s one of those excellent videos.

Click PLAY or watch Ben Lomond Track on YouTube.

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