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Nice walk

Its a cool little walk, easy to do with younger children and not too far out of the way. Parking... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
k2512b
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Rotorua, New Zealand
Stunning walk through native bush

An easy and interesting walk through native bush. You can just do the short stroll through AH Reed... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
annaliese2017
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Its a cool little walk, easy to do with younger children and not too far out of the way. Parking right there and great photo opportunities.

Thank k2512b
Reviewed 23 August 2018

An easy and interesting walk through native bush. You can just do the short stroll through AH Reed Kauri Park itself which is really gorgeous and easy on boardwalks and gravelled tracks. Or make it a longer hike - cross Whareora Road to the Parahaki...More

Thank annaliese2017
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Put on your walking shoes and take a stroll through beautiful mature bush. If you have a couple of hours follow the track to the gorgeous Whangarei Falls and back. The boardwalk through the Kauri is short but lovely, the walking tracks beautiful. Love it...More

Thank laurenr0che
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Very serene park. We had a lovely walk but couldn't find the waterfall - didn't mind as we met a really interesting Kiwi Yugoslav man who regaled us with plenty of interesting stories. He walks there daily so stop and have a yarn with him...More

Thank Hannah C
Reviewed 13 May 2018

The quality of the boardwalk is very good. There's a few magnificent Kauri trees and some informative signs. There is free parking and you should clean your shoes when entering and leaving the boardwalk - as per the instructions there. We did not do the...More

Thank chiangmaicharlies
Reviewed 2 May 2018

A lovely little walk into the canopy and along to the waterfall. We enjoyed our time in this peaceful bit of forest

Thank Mel-Kiwi_NZ
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

This destination walk from Whangarei Falls is just amazing......walk along the banks of the river along the pathway for a km or so and arrive at AH Reed Memorial Park and take the canopy walk through to a number of ancient and majestic Kauro trees...More

Thank GladiatorDelWino
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We were in Whangarei for quite some time, due to our boat's servicing requirements, and was really surprised to find this wonderful 2+ km trek through gorgeous forest. Not arduous at all, but a lovely way to escape mentally. The falls were lovely too. Very...More

Thank Kitty192
Reviewed 4 April 2018

This park is great. Not too far out of town. Lovely pathways and boardwalks through re-generating Kauri and other N.Z. bush. (Shame we wont be around in a couple of hundred years to see it!!). Lovely vegetation and meandering stream. Thoroughly recommended.

Thank NewZealandCarver
Reviewed 2 April 2018

A great walk, take the path and walk up high amongst the Kauri trees and take the track further along and visit the Whangarei falls and return via the track to the carpark

Thank Ron C
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No, not that I know of BUT you can walk to this park along a lovely pathway from the town centre. It starts by the Whangarei swimming pool, follows the Hatea river through lovely bush / forest and comes out on Whareora Road... More
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