Best trails in Wellington Region

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What to expect

Wellington Region has 12 trails including difficult, extra difficult, and medium difficulty trails. The trail with the highest elevation climb is Belmont Trig Loop from Petone and the one with the least climb is Ara Tawa Trail. The longest trail is the Belmont Trig Loop from Petone at 14.6 km. To complete this hike you should budget at least 1 days. For a shorter adventure you can try the Donnelly Flat Loop Walk at 3.45 km. This could be done in as little as 1 days. Trails with the best offering of hostels include Mākara Walkway, Lawson's Track, Baring Head Loop, Belmont Trig Track, and Ara Harakeke - Flax Way - Shared Path.