The New Zealand Mountain Safety Council has resources to help you enjoy the great outdoors safely.

The MSC Tramping Video Series takes you through 12 popular walks across the country to help you prepare. This includes the Tongariro Crossing, DOC Great Walks and more.  Watch the full series

The MSC Get Outdoors Series is a multi part 'how-to' series that is aimed at helping hikers correctly prepare for trips into the outdoors.  Watch the full series

Learn the skills to keep safe in the outdoors. This MSC series of articles and videos includes planning, supplies, NZ weather, navigation, communications, river safety, first aid, cooking and fires, camping, emergencies and survival, environmental care and bushcraft.  Get started here

MSC has developed the Plan My Walk app, a planning tool that allows users to choose tracks, get alerts, build a gear list and share their plan with others.  ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​