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Address: Te Araroa Walkway, Tutukaka, New Zealand

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Majestic tree to be treasured

Its well worth the walk, and while there are not a lot of viewpoints along the track this is a great coastal walk.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 28, 2015
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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42 reviews 42 reviews
10 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Its well worth the walk, and while there are not a lot of viewpoints along the track this is a great coastal walk.

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Auckland
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32 reviews 32 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We walked for ages from the Matapouri end of the track and could not find or never reached the mythical Tane Moana. Also annoying was that the maps at both ends of the track did not show where the mythical tree was. So a very frustrating experience on a hot day. The useless guidebook from the iSite in Whangarei said... More 

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wellington
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17 attraction reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

It's a very nice peaceful walk through the forest to find this ancient giant. I didn't see another person.

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Kerikeri, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Nice walk via forest and worth a try. Most enjoyable walk and forests are full of birdlife. Recommend that you use a vehicle pick up at the other end if a bit unfit or very hot day.

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