Walking and Helihiking


Simply Wild Journeys offer you a wonderful selection of the best scenic walks and hikes in the Nelson region, privately guided, by vehicle, boat and helicopter, in Abel Tasman National Park, Kahurangi National Park, Nelson Lakes National Park, Richmond Forest Park and the Marlborough Sounds.
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Dun Mountain helihike

  The Mount Richmond Forest Park is a rugged, mountainous, mainly forest clad park sitting between the Nelson and Marlborough regions. While it is literally on Nelsons back doorstep, it...
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Abel Tasman National Park private hiking day trip

Spend the day hiking with your friendly and knowledgeable Simply Wild guide exploring one of the world's great coastal walkways. The day is designed so you can fully enjoy your...
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Abel Tasman National Park private launch and walk

A day trip exploring the Abel Tasman National Park by private launch, including guided walking with your friendly and knowledgeable Simply Wild guide/host, exploring one of the world's great coastal...
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Kahurangi National Park One – Heli Scenic & walk / hike

A heliscenic trip into New Zealand's second largest National Park with two dramatic mountain stops, plus guided walking or hiking on the remote western part of the famous Heaphy Track,...
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Kahurangi National Park Two – Heli Scenic & walk / hike

A heliscenic trip into New Zealand's second largest National Park with two dramatic mountain stops, plus guided walking or hiking on the remote western part of the famous Heaphy Track,...
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Mount Owen Alpine Heli Hike

Mt Owen offers big, bold and fascinating marble karst landscape, a vast array of alpine meadow plants and the highest peak (just under 1900 metres) in the Kahurangi National Park....
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Mount Richmond Alpine Helihike

This off-trail cross country alpine helihike offers spectacular views of the top of the South Island only 9 minutes by helicopter from Nelson City...
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Mount Arthur walk – hike

A delightful, private guided alpine day walk on Mt Arthur, on the eastern edge of Kahurangi National Park, accessible by 4WD vehicle....
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