Guide at a Glance
Kaikoura, South Island, New Zealand
Nature, Nature Tour
Kaikoura Wilderness Walks
Nicky McArthur is the owner and operator of Kaikoura Wilderness Experience Ltd. (KWE) offering walking, lodge, hunting and nature tours. Nicky was has been involved with KWE since 2003, when it was founded, and since 2008, has been in sole charge of the company. Currently, her son Sam is working as the Principal Guide and Operations/Property Manager. Nicky’s other sons, James and Harry, also contribute their time to guiding and maintaining tracks and roads.
Nicky is committed to environmentally friendly practices in all aspects of her business, offering unique tours to nature enthusiasts. Nicky sees herself and her company as a caretaker and guardian of New Zealand and is not afraid to initiate changes if necessary. She is dedicated to exploring new ways to provide fun and safe tour opportunities to her clients.
Nicky believes that a firm understanding of nature, and the education of current and future generations, including her family, staff, and guests, are key to preserving the environment for the future generations.