Author(s): Colin Moore
Tramping and bush walking is one of New Zealander's favourite past times and arguably we have one of the best countries in the world to do it in. Colin Moore has walked a great number of these tracks over the last 40 years and along with other Xpert trampers has complied a list of the top tracks available to us. Spot X Tramping New Zealand will be one of the most comprehensive books of it's kind with detailed topographical maps showing full details of these walks. In keeping with the SpotX tradition of offering the very best outdoor knowledge in each field the tracks listed will have details showing: Type of walk and degree of difficulty Local terrain - mountains, forests, coastline etcÃÂÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂ¦ Duration and distance Accommodation, cabins and camping facilities Expert tips on equipment, access, permits and regulations Plus feedback from Colin or one of our Xperts that have walked the track. Your guide to tramping in New Zealand.
Colin Moore is nationally respected for his writing on adventures in the outdoors. He is a regular contributor to North and South, the national current affairs magazine, and a former Travel Editor at the New Zealand Herald, where he wrote a regular column on the outdoors for more than 16 years. He was Editor of Wilderness, New Zealand's monthly outdoor recreation magazine, for four years and a winner of a Qantas Media Award for best travel columnist.