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Walk on the wild side

This is an interesting suburban park - a long stretch of wilderness that follows up along the... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2018
Paul S
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Adelaide, Australia
You will be liking if your in to biking

This park is huge and has something for everyone. There is lots of biking trails and a mountain... read more

Reviewed June 20, 2018
Chris-in-Timaru
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Timaru, New Zealand
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Reviewed September 7, 2018

This is an interesting suburban park - a long stretch of wilderness that follows up along the valley of a stream. You can drive the length of it, but there are also walking and biking trails, and special sights to see along the way. There...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Paul S
Reviewed June 20, 2018

This park is huge and has something for everyone. There is lots of biking trails and a mountain bike course. There are duck ponds for the kids with safe playing areas. You don't need to spend money in Timaru to enjoy yourself. They even have...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed December 29, 2017

This is a really big park. Right in the centre of town. Its brilliant. My kids may not like it as there is no playground but the adults enjoyed it because there was this big feeling of space

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

Well maintained park with various walking tracks, bike tracks, playground areas and picnic tables, has a free gas BBQ for public use too.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 9, 2017

Large park where you can run, walk or bike around/through. There is a mini lake where often families will take canoes. You can find a picnic spot and relax or explore the bush.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Jade K
Reviewed June 27, 2017

Lovely to see the ducks and gulls and a lovely place to have a picnic. Watch out for cheeky gulls. Would be nice to have a water point to wash your hands

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed March 27, 2017

A wonderful place to come with family and friends, offering beautiful scenery and ducks etc that you can spend some time with.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank ayeme2017
Reviewed March 14, 2017

Interesting walks, bike and running trails over varied terrain through treed valley and hilly sloped sides. Caters for all levels of physical ability, wonderful place to relax and enjoy nature close to town.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Anita v
Reviewed January 28, 2017

Great place for a walk with friends, you can go as far or as short as you want with or without too many hills.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank JandalJohn
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Best park in Timaru, it was a quarry many years ago so has hills and valleys. There are places for long walks, bike tracks and some ponds and pools. You can find some quite places but there are also playgrounds for the kids. The grounds...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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