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Te Araroa trail: Connecting people and places

Travel online to experience part of Te Araroa trail in
Te Tai Tokerau (Northland) and find out why it is much more than a walk.

Discover more about Te Araroa trail >
Background reading, images, narrations, keywords and quizzes.

Connect with experts >
Insights into people, their careers and a chance to ask them questions in a LIVE web conference.

Explore the field trip videos >
Videos and more showcasing places, people, ideas and initiatives on this field trip.

Take the Google Earth for Web tour >
A virtual tour of the field trip with GIS mapping, 3D locations, images, daily diaries and video.

Share your ideas >
Take your learning further and share a walk you love with us.


Te Araroa trail - Te Tai Tokerau (Northland)

About this trip

Te Araroa trail is a continuous 3000km walking track from Cape Reinga to Bluff. It passes through beaches, mountains, rivers, towns, cities, and countryside. The trail traverses over both public and private land and can be walked all at once, or over a lifetime.

Travel online with LEARNZ to:

  • discover a stunning part of the Te Araroa trail in Te Tai Tokerau–Northland
  • explore how to access the outdoors responsibly and safely
  • inquire into collaborative efforts that support biodiversity along the trail.

This online field trip supports a cross curricular approach to teaching and learning. Participation encourages curiosity, citizen-science and student inquiry. Access the glossary.




Goal 15 Life on land.This online field trip supports the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), especially Goal 15: Life on Land: Target 15.5: Take urgent and significant action to reduce the degradation of natural habitats, halt the loss of biodiversity and protect and prevent the extinction of threatened species.

This trip is kindly supported by: 

   MOE.   Herenga ā nuku formerly Walking Access.   Federated Farmers.   Te Araroa.