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Small group multi-day hiking operators around Queenstown NZ?

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I'll be in Queenstown for a meeting in mid-February, 2016 and my wife is planning to join me for a week or so (either before or after). We enjoy hiking so I was looking at hiking options in the area. Maybe a few day hikes would be sufficient, but I like the idea of a multi-day hike with stays in the lodges. I was thinking of 2-3 days but would be open to longer if there was a great/unique option that required more time.

Ultimate Hikes is the main option I've uncovered and their Routeburn track seems to be the right amount of time. My concern is the group size of 50 people. Normally my preference would be for more like 12 people. I would also like something that incorporated a transfer by water or air. I saw that info&track offers a transfer package that includes a 2 hour cruise on Milford sound but it looks like the hiking is on your own:

http://www.infotrack.co.nz/transport/track-transport-packages/

We're in our late 30s and haven't had any big adventures since starting a family. Our last big trip was Africa in 2007 where we trekked to the mountain gorillas in Uganda. It was wonderful but at this point we have a strong preference for a private room on the overnights. Our other favorite trip was to Alaska where had a short camping trip to visit Brown bears with Alaska Discovery (later bought by Mt Travel Sobek). We had a great time kayaking, traveling by float plane, and visiting a glacier by helicopter on that trip. It looks like Queenstown offers many of the same possibilities.

I would be most grateful for any advice on hiking options in particular and Queenstown in general.

Thanks,
Matt

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