Category: Walks

Kepler Track

The Kepler Track is a 66km New Zealand Great Walk hiked over 4 days and 3 nights. The scenery is absolutely stunning and we hiked this with our boys who were 7 and 9 at the time

This article covers exactly what it was like for us, the food we packed and all the gear we took, as well as everything that worked and didn’t for us on this trail

Spoiler alert: We loved it

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Backyard Travel Family hiking the Routeburn Track with kids

Hiking the Routeburn Track with Kids

The Routeburn Track was our first multi day hike and although we were used to 6-8 hour day hikes, a multi day is a new beast

We share exactly what this New Zealand Great Walk was like with a 6 and 8 year old and everything we learnt along the way

Some stuff we nailed, others we made changes. So read up so you don’t make the same mistakes we did.

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