Whangarei 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



List these providers by service:

 

Transport

Bus and Coach Association New Zealand

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

List of DOC-approved member operators

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Services:  Transport

Accommodation

Tangihua Lions Lodge Trust

Education camp and accommodation in Tangihua Forest.

www.thelionslodge.co.nz/information/Details/TangihuaLionsLodgeFacilities.aspx

Places:  Tangihua Forest

Activities:  

Services:  Accommodation

Guided activities and tours

Te Ruapekapeka Trust

Guided walks in Ruapakapeka Historic Reserve, Northland.

ngatihaurmu@xtra.co.nz

Places:  Ruapekapeka Pa Track

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

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

Wrybill Birding Tours, NZ

Guided birding and wildlife walks and pelagic seabirding tours around the New Zealand coastline.

www.wrybill-tours.com

Places:  Ahuriri Estuary Walking Track ; Arthur's Pass day walks ; Arthur's Pass half-day walks ; Arthur's Pass National Park ; Arthur's Pass short walking tracks ; Arthur's Pass: Edwards - Hawdon route ; Awarua Wetlands ; Boundary Stream Mainland Island ; Boundary Stream Walks ; Bridle Track ; Cathedral Cove Walk ; Catlins Highway ; Coromandel Peninsula ; Curio Bay/Porpoise Bay ; Fiordland National Park ; Hapupu Reserve Walk ; Henga Reserve Walk ; Henga Scenic Reserve ; Hollyford Track ; J.M. Barker (Hapupu) National Historic Reserve ; Milford Road/Milford Sound ; Moeraki Boulders ; Mount Aspiring National Park ; Nikau Bush Conservation Area ; Nikau Bush Walk ; Nugget Point/Tokata ; Ocean Mail Reserve Walk ; Ocean Mail Scenic Reserve ; Pureora Forest Park ; Pureora short walks ; Pureora tramping tracks ; Pureora walking tracks ; Rakiura National Park ; Springs Junction - Lewis Pass ; St James Conservation Area ; St James Walkway ; Stewart Island/Rakiura ; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks ; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks ; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks ; Tautuku walks ; Ulva Island Open Sanctuary ; Ulva Island walking tracks ; Waituna Lagoon tracks

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching ; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Pure Trails New Zealand

Guided walking and biking tours throughout New Zealand.

www.puretrailsnewzealand.co.nz

Places:  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 ; Bridle Track ; Cathedral Cove Walk ; Coromandel Peninsula ; 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 ; Flat Top Hill Conservation Area ; Fox Glacier area ; Hollyford Track ; Kaimai Mamaku Forest Park ; Karangahake Gorge ; Lake Marian Track ; Lake Matheson Walk ; Lake Okataina Scenic Reserve ; Lake Okataina tramping tracks ; Lake Okataina walking tracks ; Lake Tarawera Scenic Reserve ; Molesworth Station ; Mount Aspiring National Park ; Nugget Point/Tokata ; Okere Falls Scenic Reserve ; Okere Falls Track ; Orokawa Scenic Reserve ; Otago Central Rail Trail ; Rainbow Mountain Scenic Reserve ; Rainbow Mountain-Crater Lake Walk ; Rainbow Mountain-Summit track ; Ruapekapeka Pa Track ; Stewart Island/Rakiura ; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks ; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks ; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks ; Tautuku walks ; Waitawheta Tramway ; Walks around Papatowai ; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Guided walks ; Mountain biking and cycling

Services:  Guided activities and tours

 

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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

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