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Paul Hersey
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Dunedin-based author and photographer Paul Hersey has climbed, surfed, mountain-biked, kayaked or otherwise explored his way through most corners of New Zealand and many destinations overseas. Between adventures, he researches and writes articles for various magazines, including Alpinist, The Surfer’s Journal, New Zealand Geographic and North & South, and has authored several books, including Searching for Groundswell, High Misadventure, Our Mountains and Merino Country.

Books by Paul Hersey

New Zealand's Great Walks: The Complete Guide

The ultimate guide to exploring New Zealand’s Great Walks, fully revised and updated.

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Choosing the right track

A guide to choosing the right Great Walk for you and your group, from New Zealand's Great Walks.