Excellent Short Walks in the South Island: Completely Revised and Updated

Excellent Short Walks in the South Island: Completely Revised and Updated

Worth A Detour North Island

Worth A Detour North Island

Excellent Short Walks in the North Island: Updated Edition


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By Peter Janssen
Format Paperback / softback
Page Extent 240
Book Size 0 mm (H x W x D)
Imprint New Holland Publishers
Release Date 1 Jan 1990
Subject Classification Australasia / New Zealand

Peter Janssen has hand picked more than 250 short but memorable walks throughout the mainland and offshore Islands. All walks will suit those who enjoy walking but do not want a long tramp with heavy boots and a pack, or traveller's who are short on time and those with young families.

Every walk includes a highlight, whether it's an historic landmark, a spectacular natural feature or simply a great view. Each description includes:

  • highlight(s)
  • how to get there
  • grade & duration


Peter Janssen

Award-winning travel writer Peter Janssen is the best-selling author of many travel guides. He is a keen outdoorsman who has traveled the country extensively over the years, both enjoying the popular spots and finding those hidden-away places.

Some of his more recent books include: A Walk a Day, Excellent Walks in the North Island, Excellent Walks in the South Island, Exploring Aotearoa, Best Short Nature Walks, Wild Auckland, Outstanding Scenic Walks of New Zealand, Pubs, and Best selling Worth a Detour North Island and Worth a Detour South Island.