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      At 22,530 hectares Abel Tasman National Park is New Zealand's smallest national park. It was established in 1942 and is located at the top of the South Island; the nearest towns are Motueka, Takaka and Kaiteriteri. With its mild climate, it is a good place to visit at any time of the year.

      The most noticeable features of this park are the golden sandy beaches, the fascinating rocky outcrops (mainly granite but with a scattering of limestone and marble) and the rich, unmodified estuaries. The landscape has been modified, perhaps more than in our other national parks. The vegetation cover varies and reflects a history of fires and land clearance, but the forests are regenerating well especially in damp gullies where a rich variety of plants can be found. Black beech dominates the drier ridges.

      The more common forest birds, like tui and bellbirds, can be seen along with pukeko around the estuaries and wetlands. The park's boundary excludes the estuaries and seabed but in 1993 the Tonga Island Marine Reserve was created along one part of the Abel Tasman coast. Like a national park, all life in the reserve is protected.
      source: DoC
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: National Park
      Land Manager: Department of Conservation
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Open as of Apr 15, 2023
      Local Trail Association


      Trails (view details)
      Trails Mountain Bike
      Trails Hike
      Trails Trail Running
      Total Distance
      69 miles
      Total Descent
      18,280 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,447 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,448 ft
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      Popular Abel Tasman National Park Trails

      Gibbs Hill Track

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      stevecopleyaddreportSeparation Point Track
      Apr 15, 2023 @ 7:20pm
      Apr 15, 2023
      dazandsonyariddentrailGibbs Hill Track
      Oct 21, 2022 @ 5:21pm
      Oct 21, 2022
      FlairburgercommenttrailGibbs Hill Track
      Sep 29, 2022 @ 2:27am
      Sep 29, 2022
      crediblecommenttrailGibbs Hill Track
      Jan 11, 2022 @ 12:57am
      Jan 11, 2022
      OldSkoolFreeRidewishlisttrailGibbs Hill Track
      Sep 19, 2021 @ 1:25am
      Sep 19, 2021

      Recent Comments

      FlairburgertrailGibbs Hill TrackFun descent into Totaranui, great little loop...
      Sep 29, 2022 @ 2:27am
      Sep 29, 2022
      credibletrailGibbs Hill TrackAccording to DOC... "Seasonal restrictions:...
      Jan 11, 2022 @ 12:57am
      Jan 11, 2022
      DancingridertrailGibbs Hill TrackThe climb is ~350m on the Gibbs track and a...
      Jun 14, 2021 @ 10:40pm
      Jun 14, 2021
      DancingridertrailGibbs Hill TrackThe first part of this track (3 km ish) is...
      Jun 14, 2021 @ 10:39pm
      Jun 14, 2021

      Nearby Areas

      Canaan Downs 1 16.8 km
      Motupipi Hill 3 27.4 km
      The Rameka 1 2 17.6 km
      Kaiteriteri MTB Park 7 12 812.1 km
      Rabbit Island 428.2 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike16 miles2,523 ft3 miles1,253 ft
      Hike4069 miles18,281 ft37 miles3,448 ft
      Trail Running4569 miles18,281 ft37 miles3,448 ft
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