More information about the code: Land Safety Code on the Adventure Smart website
Learn about the route and make sure you have the skills for it.
It can change fast. Check the forecast and change your plans if needed.
Prepare for bad weather and an unexpected night out.
Telling a trusted person your trip details and taking a distress beacon can save your life. Leave a date and time to raise the alarm if you haven't returned using the Outdoors Intentions form.
Eat, drink and rest, stick with your group and make decisions together.
Auckland is at Level 4 and other regions at Level 2.