Family walking the Kepler track, Te AnauPHOTO: Ben Arthur ©
Know before you go the five simple rules of the Outdoor Safety Code to help you stay safe.
If you're looking for some hands on volunteer work, DOC have a range of practical tasks you can get involved in. Volunteers are needed to help maintain tracks, huts, historic sites and gardens.
Watch a video on how to eat in style when you're out in the wild. Tramping doesn’t have to mean eating porridge and two minute noodles.