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Price:

Adults: $260
Children (12 & Under): $130

Duration:

3 – 4 hours

Departs:

9am (additional times may be available)

Operates:

August – May (except Christmas Day)

Group Size:

Ideally 2 – 8 people. If you are wanting an exclusive option please enquire at info@beaksandfeathers.co.nz for rates and options.

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One of the most popular coastal and native bush half day hikes on Stewart Island

Board the water taxi at Halfmoon Bay for a 30 minute trip to Port William before disembarking and hiking to Maori beach. A site where early Maori settled and later became a saw milling community in the early 1900s. We then make our way to Lee Bay via Little River, a stunning tidal river mouth, overhanging with Rata trees.

Meet our guide at Halfmoon Bay Wharf 10 minutes prior to departure time where we board a water taxi for the 30 minute boat tour to Port William jetty. We then hike the 10kms to Lee Bay via Maori Beach. At the end of the hike, we meet the shuttle at Lee Bay for a ride back to Halfmoon Bay.

  • 30 minute water taxi ride
  • One of our experienced local guides for the duration of your hike
  • Shuttle from Lee bay to Halfmoon Bay
  • Department of Conservation concession fees
  • Hikers
  • Families
  • Couples
  • Singles
  • Nature lovers

A good level of fitness is essentail. This 10 km track is a hike rather than a walk. Guests must be able to walk unassisted for at least 4 hours and be able to manage uneven ground and many steps.

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Ulva Island Guided Walk

Join one of Beaks & Feather’s experienced local guides on a highly engaging 3.5 hour guided walk around the amazing predator free Ulva Island. With abundance of native, rare and endangered birdlife, bringing the primeval podocarp forest alive with bird song.

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Ulva by Land &
Sea Guided Tour

This tour includes a 1 hour scenic tour in a comfortable water taxi to experience the sea birds and marine life surrounding Ulva Island before being dropped off for a 2.5 hour guided walk on predator free Ulva Island, where the forest comes alive with bird song.

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Kiwi
Spotting

Come join us and you may just get to spy one of New Zealand’s absolute treasures in its natural habitat, the Southern Brown Kiwi. Beaks & Feathers have exclusive access to private land where the kiwi comes out to forage under the cover of darkness.

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Interest in an EXCLUSIVE tour?

Enjoy an exclusive tour where it is just the two of you or maybe an adventure with only your friends and family. Whether your want to explore Ulva Island, Ulva by Land & Sea, Port William/Maori Beach, go Kiwi Spotting or one of the many other great walks around Stewart Island, you will be looked after by our knowledgeable and experienced local guides.

Call us on 027 316 3077 or email us now.

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