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Stop for a walk

Great place to stop and stretch the legs - we had been driving all morning and our first stop was... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2017
Kelly W
Dunedin, New Zealand
Great Walk

Great walking trails Well set out and well signed so you can stick to the trail and not get lost... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2017
Karen H
Melbourne, Australia
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Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

Great place to stop and stretch the legs - we had been driving all morning and our first stop was the forest for a picnic and a walk thru the Dog Stream waterfall tack. Serenaded by bellbirds while enjoying a great walk, a lot of...More

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Great walking trails Well set out and well signed so you can stick to the trail and not get lost. Awesome scenery and well described as to skill and fitness levels. Go for it!

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Foraging for blackberries, listening to bellbirds, a good track through mature forest, English park like setting. Very nice walk.

Thank Gavin D
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We opted for a low level walk which was only 5 mins drive from our Motel. Probably could have been sign posted better but a nice bush walk, very refreshing

Thank NickyandAlex
Reviewed 2 March 2017

beautiful scenic hike through the forest you can trek up a mountain to a waterfall which is definately worth it. Looks like that from the herbal essences advert and you can literally shower under it. Many interesting trees and plants to see on route such...More

Thank Emma D
Reviewed 1 March 2017

My wife and I always like going into the forest walks at Hanmer Springs. Pick up a map and choose 1 or 2 that suit your time you want to spend, and your mood and the season. Great walks on the flat area for shade...More

Thank russellgallagher
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

There are a lot of walks to choose from in the forest and it makes a fabulous place to explore. There are all levels available we took the dog real basically following the river. Picnic spots. Lots of bird life. Highly recommend

Thank Jill M
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We hiked all over NZ and this forest did not disappoint. if your looking for a scenic and decent hike we recommend you take the waterfall track (parking at the waterfall carpark), then take the mt isobel summit track which turns off 50m before the...More

Thank Philip C
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our half-day walk to the Dog Stream Waterfall on a calm, sunny day. We went to the waterfall on the Waterfall Track and to make it a loop, came back via the Spur Track. The waterfall was the perfect spot for a...More

3  Thank Jayne S
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We biked on a really hot day under the cool trees on the EasyRider track, the track lived upto its name as it was certainly easy. So many other tracks so will have to bike another one next time.

Thank christine0079
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