This long-distance hiking trail is all-too-often overlooked in favour of its more famous neighbour the Milford Track. But there is much to recommend it, from mountain vistas to alpine meadows, plunging waterfalls to pleasant, bird-filled woodland. And it can be easily combined with visits to adventure capital Queenstown and epically beautiful Milford Sound, too. I can’t recommend it highly enough.
Read more about it in the April 2014 issue of Wanderlust.