Kaitaia area

DOC Approved label.

This page lists businesses that have DOC's approval to operate in the areas it manages and can display the DOC Approved label.

What the DOC Approved label means to visitors
How to get DOC's approval for your business

For more information, email docapproved@doc.govt.nz



Transport

Cape Reinga Adventures

Guided half day and full day tours to Cape Reinga.

www.capereingaadventures.co.nz

Places:  Cape Reinga Coastal Walkway ; Cape Reinga Lighthouse Walk ; Cape Reinga to Te Werahi Beach ; Tapotupotu Bay to Cape Reinga ; Te Paki ; Te Rerenga Wairua (Cape Reinga)

Activities:  Guided walks ; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours ; Transport

Bus and Coach Association New Zealand

Charter bus services to carparks at conservation areas around New Zealand.

List of DOC-approved member operators

Places:  

Activities:  

Services:  Transport

Guided activities and tours

Tru North Tours

Guided walks as part of a tour to Te Paki Recreation Reserve and Cape Reinga.

www.trunorthtours.co.nz

Places:  Cape Reinga Lighthouse Walk ; Te Paki ; Te Rerenga Wairua (Cape Reinga) ; Twilight Beach to Te Paki Stream

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Active Earth New Zealand

Guided, small group hiking tours travelling between national parks for overnight and 2-night hikes. Trip may also include soaking in hotpools, mountain biking, kayaking and caving.

www.activeearthnewzealand.com

Places:  Aorangi Forest Park ; Around the Mountain Circuit ; Big Bend Track ; Bream Head Scenic Reserve ; Cape Reinga Coastal Walkway ; Catchpool and Orongorongo valleys ; Dukes Nose (Kairara Rocks) Track ; East Egmont short walks ; East Egmont tramping tracks ; East Egmont walking tracks ; Eastern Ruahine Forest Park ; Egmont National Park ; Field Hut and Table Top ; Four Sisters Walk ; Holdsworth ; Holdsworth - Kaitoke Tramp ; Kaimanawa Forest Park ; Kaimanawa Forest Park tramping tracks ; Kaimanawa Forest Park walking tracks ; Kaweka Forest Park ; Ketetahi Hut Track ; Lake Tarawera Scenic Reserve ; Lake Waikaremoana ; Lake Waikaremoana Great Walk ; Maitai Bay Headland Track ; Makahu Road easy tramping tracks ; Makahu Road tramping tracks ; Mitre Flats ; Mt Holdsworth - Jumbo Circuit ; North Egmont short walks ; North Egmont tramping tracks ; North Egmont walking tracks ; Okere Falls Scenic Reserve ; Okere Falls Track ; Orongorongo Track ; Otaki Forks ; Pandora to Tapotupotu Bay ; Peach Cove Track ; Pinnacles Track ; Powell Hut - Mount Holdsworth ; Rimutaka Forest Park ; Rimutaka Rail Trail ; Round the Mountain Track ; Sunrise Track ; Tane Mahuta Track ; Tapotupotu Bay to Cape Reinga ; Tararua Forest Park ; Tararua Northern Crossing ; Tararua Southern Crossing ; Tarawera Falls Track ; Te Matua Ngahere Walk ; Te Paki ; Te Rerenga Wairua (Cape Reinga) ; Te Werahi Beach to Twilight Beach ; Toatoa Track ; Tongariro Alpine Crossing ; Tongariro National Park ; Tongariro Northern Circuit ; Turakirae Head Scientific Reserve ; Tutukaka Head ; Twilight - Te Werahi Loop Track ; Twilight Beach to Te Paki Stream ; Waiohine Gorge ; Waiohine Gorge walks ; Waipoua Forest ; Western Ruahine Forest Park ; Whangamumu Track ; Whangaruru North Head walking tracks ; Whirinaki Forest Park ; Whirinaki Track ; Whirinaki Waterfalls Track

Activities:  Caving ; Guided walks ; Kayaking and canoeing ; Mountain biking and cycling

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Sidetracks

Guided walks as part of a tour throughout New Zealand.

www.sidetracks.co.nz

Places:  Abel Tasman Coast Track ; Abel Tasman National Park ; Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park ; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village tramping tracks ; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village walking tracks ; Arthur's Pass day walks ; Arthur's Pass half-day walks ; Arthur's Pass National Park ; Arthur's Pass short walking tracks ; Banks Peninsula reserves ; Banks Peninsula tramping tracks ; Banks Peninsula walking tracks ; Ben Lomond Track ; Bendigo ; Cameron Valley Track ; Cape Reinga Lighthouse Walk ; Cape Reinga to Te Werahi Beach ; Cathedral Cove Walk ; Catlins Highway ; Cave Stream Scenic Reserve ; Cave Stream tracks and cave walk ; Coromandel Peninsula ; Craigieburn Forest Park ; Craigieburn Forest Park tramping tracks ; Craigieburn Forest Park walking tracks ; Curio Bay/Porpoise Bay ; Diamond Lake and Hospital Flat ; Diamond Lake and Rocky Mountain walks ; East Matukituki Valley tracks ; Egmont National Park ; Farewell Spit and Puponga Farm Park ; Farewell Spit and Puponga Farm Park tramping tracks ; Farewell Spit and Puponga Farm Park walking tracks ; Fiordland National Park ; Godley Head ; Godley Head walking tracks ; Haast Pass Lookout Track ; Hollyford Track ; Jacks Blowhole Track ; Kahurangi National Park ; Kaikoura Peninsula Walkway ; Kapowairua (Spirits Bay) to Pandora ; Kura Tawhiti Conservation Area ; Lake Monowai/ Borland Road ; Lake Rotoiti short walks ; Lake Rotoiti tramping tracks ; Lake Rotoiti walking tracks ; Lake Sumner - Hope valley (Windy Point) tracks and routes ; Lake Sumner Forest Park ; Mavora Lakes Park ; Milford Road/Milford Sound ; Mount Alfred ; Mount Aspiring National Park ; Mount Iron Track ; Mt Fyffe and the Seaward Kaikoura Range ; Nelson Lakes National Park ; Nugget Point/Tokata ; Opera Point ; Pelorus Scenic Reserve walking tracks ; Pirongia Forest Park ; Pirongia's tramping tracks ; Pirongia's walking tracks ; Pisa Conservation Area tramping tracks ; Rakiura National Park ; Rakiura Track ; Rob Roy Track ; Routeburn Track ; Routeburn Track: Key Summit Track ; Ruakuri Caves and Bush Scenic Reserve ; Sailors Grave Whenuakite ; Stewart Island/Rakiura ; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks ; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks ; Tasman Valley walking tracks ; Tautuku walks ; Te Paki ; Te Rerenga Wairua (Cape Reinga) ; Te Werahi Beach to Twilight Beach ; Tunnel Beach Track ; Twilight - Te Werahi Loop Track ; Twilight Beach to Te Paki Stream ; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary ; Ulva Island walking tracks ; Upper Clutha River Track ; Whareorino Conservation Area

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Black Sheep Touring Co

Guided walks as part of small-group and bespoke guided tours of New Zealand.

www.blacksheeptouring.co.nz

Places:  Arohaki Lagoon Track ; Bob's Cove Bridle Track ; Bob's Cove Track and Nature Walk ; Bream Head/Te Whara Track ; Bridle Track ; Cameron Valley Track ; Catlins Highway ; Catlins River Walk ; Catlins Waterfalls ; Croydon Bush and Dolamore Park ; Croydon Bush tramping tracks ; Croydon Bush walking tracks ; Diamond Lake and Hospital Flat ; Ferndale tracks ; Fiordland National Park ; Fox Glacier area ; Fox Glacier Te Moeka o Tuawe Valley Walk ; French Pass Lookout Track ; Glenorchy area ; Glenorchy Walkway ; Goldie Bush Walkway ; Haast Pass Lookout Track ; Herekino Forest Track ; Hinehopu/Hongi's Track ; Kahurangi National Park ; Kaikoura Peninsula Walkway ; Kaimai Mamaku Forest Park ; Kaimai Summit Loop Track ; Kaimanawa Forest Park ; Kaimanawa Forest Park tramping tracks ; Kaimanawa Forest Park walking tracks ; Lake Dispute to Moke Lake Track ; Lake Dispute Track ; Lake Matheson Walk ; Lake Rotoiti short walks ; Lake Rotoiti tramping tracks ; Lake Rotoiti walking tracks ; Lake Rotoroa walking tracks ; Lake Sylvan Track ; Lake Tarawera Scenic Reserve ; Maitai Bay Headland Track ; Makarora Valley Track ; Milford Road/Milford Sound ; Mimiwhangata Coastal Park ; Mount Arthur Tableland Circuit ; Mount Aspiring National Park ; Mount Iron Track ; Mt William Walkway ; Nelson Lakes National Park ; Ngaiotonga - Kauri Grove Walk ; Ngaiotonga - Twin Bole Track ; Nugget Point/Tokata ; Ohakune area short walks ; Okere Falls Scenic Reserve ; Okere Falls Track ; Orokawa Scenic Reserve ; Orokawa Scenic Reserve short walking tracks ; Otanewainuku Forest ; Otanewainuku walking tracks ; Otito Track ; Pelorus Scenic Reserve walking tracks ; Pukenui Forest tracks ; Rainbow Mountain Scenic Reserve ; Rainbow Mountain-Crater Lake Walk ; Rainbow Mountain-Summit track ; Rakiura National Park ; Ruakaka Pipeline RoadTtrack ; Sanctuary Track ; Seven Mile Track/Wilson Bay Track ; Stewart Island/Rakiura ; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks ; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks ; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks ; Taheke Waterfall Track ; Tangihua Forest ; Tangihua Forest Nature Walk ; Tangihua Main Ridge Track ; Tarawera Falls Track ; Tarawera Outlet to Falls Track ; Te Henga Walkway ; Te Paki ; Te Waikoropupu Springs ; Tongariro National Park ; Travers-Sabine Circuit ; Twilight Beach to Te Paki Stream ; Waiatiu Falls Track ; Waipu Caves Walk ; West Matukituki Track ; West Wanaka ; Westland Tai Poutini National Park ; Whakapapa Village short walks ; Whirinaki Forest Park ; Whirinaki Waterfalls Track

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Ngati Kuri Trust Board

Guided walks as part of coach bus tours to Te Paki Recreation Reserve and Cape Reinga.

www.ngatikuri.iwi.nz

Places:  Cape Reinga Coastal Walkway ; Cape Reinga to Te Werahi Beach ; Kapowairua (Spirits Bay) to Pandora ; Tapotupotu Bay to Cape Reinga ; Te Paki ; Te Rerenga Wairua (Cape Reinga) ; Te Werahi Beach to Twilight Beach ; Twilight - Te Werahi Loop Track

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Reel Kiwi Outdoors

Guided walks in Te Paki, Herekino and Raetea Forest and Ahipara Gumfields Historic Reserve.

reelkiwi@xtra.co.nz

Places:  Ahipara ; Herekino Forest ; Herekino Forest Track ; Raetea Forest ; Te Paki

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Turf2Surf Adventures

Guided coach tour to Te Paki and Cape Reinga.

turf2surf@farmside.co.nz

Places:  Cape Reinga Lighthouse Walk ; Te Paki ; Te Rerenga Wairua (Cape Reinga)

Activities:  Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Ahipara Safari Adventures

Guided bus tours to Te Paki, Northland.

www.sandsafaris.co.nz

Places:  Ahipara ; Ara Pou (pou trail) ; Cape Reinga Coastal Walkway ; Cape Reinga Lighthouse Walk ; Cape Reinga to Te Werahi Beach ; Pandora Track ; Rarawa Beach Walk ; Te Paki ; Twilight - Te Werahi Loop Track ; Twilight Beach to Te Paki Stream

Activities:  Guided walks ; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Cape Reinga Adventures

Guided half day and full day tours to Cape Reinga.

www.capereingaadventures.co.nz

Places:  Cape Reinga Coastal Walkway ; Cape Reinga Lighthouse Walk ; Cape Reinga to Te Werahi Beach ; Tapotupotu Bay to Cape Reinga ; Te Paki ; Te Rerenga Wairua (Cape Reinga)

Activities:  Guided walks ; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours ; Transport

Fullers GreatSights

Swimming with dolphins and boat cruises in the Bay of Islands, guided tours to Cape Reinga and 90 Mile Beach.

www.dolphincruises.co.nz

Places:  Te Paki ; Te Rerenga Wairua (Cape Reinga)

Activities:  Boating ; Dolphin swimming and watching ; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Tua Tua Tours

Guided 1.5 - 3 hour ATV tours in the Ahipara Conservation Area.

www.ahipara.co.nz/tuatuatours

Places:  Ahipara

Activities:  Quad and trail biking

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Paradise 4X4 Exclusive Tours

Guided 4WD tours to Te Paki Recreation Reserve, Cape Reinga and 90 Mile beach.

www.paradisenz.co.nz

Places:  Cape Reinga Lighthouse Walk ; Te Paki ; Te Rerenga Wairua (Cape Reinga) ; Twilight Beach to Te Paki Stream

Activities:  Four wheel driving

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Far North Outback Adventures

Guided tours to Te Paki Recreation Reserve, Cape Reinga, 90 Mile beach.

www.farnorthtours.co.nz

Places:  Cape Reinga Lighthouse Walk ; Te Paki ; Te Rerenga Wairua (Cape Reinga)

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Dune Rider Unique Tours NZ

Guided coach tour to Cape Reinga, Te Paki Recreation Reserve and 90 Mile beach.

www.exploregroup.co.nz

Places:  Cape Reinga Lighthouse Walk ; Te Paki ; Te Rerenga Wairua (Cape Reinga)

Activities:  Guided walks ; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Harrisons Cape Runner

Guided coach tours to Cape Reinga and 90 Mile Beach.

www.harrisonscapereingatours.co.nz

Places:  Cape Reinga Lighthouse Walk ; Te Paki ; Te Rerenga Wairua (Cape Reinga)

Activities:  Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

 

Find out more

Weather

Maps

DOC maps: Discover the outdoors - DOC's key places, campsites, tracks and huts, and visitor centres on a map

Learn more

Check, Clean, Dry between waterways and stop the spread of didymo.

Walking track categories

Safety

Follow the Outdoor Safety Code:
1. Plan your trip
2. Tell someone
3. Be aware of the weather
4. Know your limits
5. Take sufficient supplies

Contacts