At Franz Josef students can take walks through the glacier valley and observe features carved out by this giant sheet of ice.
At Lake Kaniere students can enjoy a number of walks through forest and along the beach.
Punakaiki is an ideal place for a school camp or day trip as there are many things to do and study in a small area.
Students can take a trip back in time in Waiuta. The ghost town includes remnants of Blackwater Mine, a police station and a rugby field.
Students can discover the different types of wetlands including bogs, pakihis, swamps, lakes, rivers, lagoons and estuaries.