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Whether you are into hunting painted rocks, or just need to get back to nature, this is a must... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Beautiful walk in amazing forest

Went for a walk through the park on the advice of the the owner of the camp we were staying at... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Launceston, Australia
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Whareora Road, Whangarei, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whether you are into hunting painted rocks, or just need to get back to nature, this is a must - just beautiful and the track goes all the way to Whangarei Falls... easy to follow and just beautiful.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ziwis2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for a walk through the park on the advice of the the owner of the camp we were staying at - well worth it. It's an easy walk on well maintained tracks. The scenery is stunning! Something beautiful to see around every corner. We...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jason_King1969
Reviewed November 6, 2018

This walk through native bush is an easy reasonably flat walk that even the unfit walker can try. If you want to prolong your experience you can carry on following the track to the bottom of Whangarei Falls. This track is pretty flat all the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Anji503
Reviewed September 12, 2018

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.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank k2512b
Reviewed August 23, 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

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank annaliese2017
Reviewed August 6, 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

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank laurenr0che
Reviewed June 19, 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

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Hannah C
Reviewed May 13, 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

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank chiangmaicharlies
Reviewed May 2, 2018

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

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mel-Kiwi_NZ
Reviewed April 16, 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

Date of experience: March 2018
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Response from GillyONZ | Reviewed this property |
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