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Hollyford Track

Te Anau-Milford Hwy, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
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Fantastic

The food, guides, hosts & scenery all spectacular.

Reviewed 29 December 2011
Pamela1026
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
The most amazing peaceful experience I have had

3 days of clear skies and good company. easy 17km on first day then 12km and 8km Scenery was... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2011
muzza21
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Auckland
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Te Anau-Milford Hwy, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
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Reviewed 29 December 2011

The food, guides, hosts & scenery all spectacular.

Thank Pamela1026
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Reviewed 12 December 2011

3 days of clear skies and good company. easy 17km on first day then 12km and 8km Scenery was amazing and Guides very funny. Lodge accomodation very comfortable. Do'nt miss this out of your places to go and things to do

2  Thank muzza21
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Reviewed 5 December 2011

Thanks to the staff, this a unique trip and you made us feel very welcome.The service and attention to detail was amazing and you made it very special for us. What a treat. Would love to to it again when it is not snowing as...More

Thank Vicki C
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Reviewed 4 December 2011

One of the best treks we made in New Zealand. Less crowed than other but with heaps of black flies.....

Thank lemongras
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Reviewed 26 November 2011

Just came back from doing the Hollyford Track. Didn't rough it this time (Abel Tasman a couple of years back with kids - 4 families) carrying all our gear incl. sleeping, cooking equipment & food and staying in the doc huts - see separate review....More

7  Thank payno1
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Reviewed 3 November 2011

It's taken me a while to get round to doing this review and if anything that has sharpened my experience. Whenever anyone asks me about it I grin from ear to ear with all the great memories. As with anyything, There are some likes and...More

2  Thank Eleda_NZ
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Reviewed 1 November 2011

My husband and I signed up for the Hollyford Track with another couple at the suggestion of our travel agent. We really had no idea what to expect other than that we'd be in the wilderness for three days and that it might rain. What...More

2  Thank efc607
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Reviewed 25 October 2011

My partner and I took the Hollyford Track Guided Tour over the long weekend and we cant speak highly enough of the experience! The guiding on tour (provided by Mike and Graeme) was excellent and added a huge amount of value to the trip -...More

1  Thank Amanda S
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Reviewed 5 April 2011

The Hollyford valley is magnificent (and yes Mike, Davey Gunn was the greatest man that ever lived). This is a wonderful tramp and introduction to NZ bush, birds, culture, history, cuisine, national identity and sandflies. I was fortunate in that every day was "promising" and...More

4  Thank Amyrlin
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Reviewed 18 March 2011

Great people! Great food! Had a wonderful time! An amazing experience!

2  Thank pjdeans
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Pjm181
11 September 2017|
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Response from Liz W | Reviewed this property |
As a keen hiker (or tramper as they're called in NZ) a proper hiking boot will not just give ankle support but also prevent toes being bruised if the ankle is well supported & give better grip on slopes. You walk 19km on the... More
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suntrace
28 August 2017|
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Response from Nzedfi |
Hi Guided Walks New Zealand, which is part of Ngai Tahu Tourism, run the Three day guided walk in the Hollyford. You can check their Hollyfordtrack website for more information and to book online.
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Sue P
20 March 2017|
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Response from Kate_NTT_Southern | Property representative |
Kia ora Sue, It is an amazing experience and you will thoroughly enjoy it. Footwear with good support is recommended but you also don't want something too heavy. Insect repellents are dependent on whether you would like a... More
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