Waiau River / Anduin River

The opening aerial shot of The Fellowship of the Ring showing the forested banks of the Anduin River.  The river (whose actual name is the Waiau River) can also be crossed from the Kepler Track starting point. […]

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Kepler Track

The Kepler Track is one of NZ’s Great Walks, and runs a loop right next to Te Anau. Its also suitable for shorter daywalks. You can walk to the track along the lakeside from the DOC visitor centre. […]

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The Hump Ridge Track

The Hump Ridge Track is a 3 day loop track that explores beautiful coastal scenery and low alpine terrain through the wild south of New Zealand. You can also easily to a daywalk on the track, making your way from the carpark through lush forest to the beach. Look out for dolphins! The carpark and […]

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Te Anau Glowworm Caves

Experience a mysterious underground world of rushing water before drifting in silent darkness beneath the luminous shimmer of hundreds of glowworms. By geological standards the caves are very young (12,000 years) and are still being carved out by the force of the river that flows through them. The result is a twisting network of limestone […]

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