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Hanmer Forest

Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
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Glorious well marked trails, every dog owners dream ( and dogs ! )

Reminded me of Europe, beautiful variety of old European trees and natives , absolute dream you... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
Nelson, New Zealand
Great tracks

Our family biked on some of these tracks. It was well sign posted and a great trail. We biked the... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2016
Motueka, New Zealand
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“easy rider” (12 reviews)
Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

Reminded me of Europe, beautiful variety of old European trees and natives , absolute dream you could walk all day next to streams and woods . New favourite place in hamner !

1  Thank Liliwenzel
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Our family biked on some of these tracks. It was well sign posted and a great trail. We biked the easy trail which as an inexperienced mountain biker, I found it fantastic.

Thank VickiBrooklyn
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

We rode the Easy Rider track, great track through the forest. Bit chilly in the winter months but would be a nice shady ride on hot days. Well maintained track, not too much fitness required but still a good workout and excellent being so close...More

Thank emmarV1222JC
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

This walk is a must do after a rain as the smells of the forest are amazing. This walk has several off shoots to choose from to take you to different areas. Some tracks are walking & biking, while some tracks are for horses. Recommend

1  Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed the woodland walk with it's deciduous trees as well as evergreen. A beautiful mixture of colours from late autumn leaves contrasting to deep greens, set off by the white crisp frost covering the grassed areas. Stunning. Would include photos but the app...More

Thank campnz
Reviewed 8 June 2016

You can choose flat or elevated walks. There is an information board at the beginning to help you decide. There area lot of nice walks and fun cycle trails. You can also purchase maps at the Information Centre for $3.

Thank Julian B
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

It's an easy drive from the village over an unsealed winding road calling for appropriate care and consideration for other drivers.

Thank seadog591
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This trail is relatively flat and great for walkers and bikers. It's about 20 min walk from the main street in Hanmer Springs. I did the Forest Walk, which takes about an hour and winds through the trees and beside Dog Stream. Great for everyone...More

Thank TheErrantWanderer
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Taking a wet weather jacket, some water and a snack we walked up to the waterfall. I am a slow walker up hill, so it took a while. Clearly signed and straight forward with no dangerous spots on the occasion of our visit,, could be...More

Thank gaynorashford
Reviewed 15 May 2016

We did a number of walks in the lower forest we did the easier rider great way to relaxing with a gentle walk. We also did the Woodland/Upper dog stream it was easier then we thought it would be stunning walk through the forest with...More

Thank 123kingfisher
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