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Ahuriri Estuary Walk

Humber Street, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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“bird life” (19 reviews)
“great walk” (12 reviews)
“wading birds” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
Humber Street, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

Walk this route a lot. I used to bike also but now only walking is permitted with dogs on leash at all time. A lovely walk along the estuary with plenty to look at.

1  Thank Danger53
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Good walk around a very pretty estuary. Easy track and lots of different things to see. Some interesting maori history and a nearby kayak hire place for venturing out into the water.

Thank Brody P
Reviewed 26 July 2016

A loop walk along the estuary available to bikers, families with push hairs , level for the elderly Get to see Godwits , spoonbills, shags, ducks , kingfishers and gulls About ½ hour to ¾ hour to walk Interesting plaques along the way make it...More

1  Thank Anita C
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

I had never before seen a Spoonbill until I did this short and enjoyable estuary walk. I thought Spoonbills were an overseas only bird and they really do look like a cartoon-like bird. Easy flat walk so ideal for children and those unable to handle...More

1  Thank 586shane
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

The estuary loop takes approximately an hour all the way around. It's a lovely place and an easy walk full of variety. You will traverse boardwalks over the wetlands, gravel tracks, and the historic bridge on Embankment Road. Built in 1917, but now defunct, this...More

2  Thank TamakiMakaurau
Reviewed 25 June 2016

This is a very picturesque walking track - it can also be used for those wanting to ride although it can be quite narrow in places. People can take a picnic lunch and sit under a tree, by the water. it is lovely and sheltered...More

Thank PrettyBetty1919
Reviewed 9 May 2016

We spent 2 weeks in Napier in a house swap and did this walk twice, firstly anti clock and then clock wise with friends. Each time the weather was perfect and we took in the bird life and great views. Apparently over 70 species of...More

1  Thank cervelogoldcoast
Reviewed 26 March 2016

I do this walk regularly and never tire of it. I prefer to walk anti-clockwise. Seems strange but I believe you see more. I love the bird life and especially the variations of the walk depending on the tides. It is never the same.

Thank favfoodforelsie
Reviewed 25 March 2016

We lived in the waterfront apartments for a few years so regularly did this walk. It is so peaceful, and the bird life is amazing. Very easy walk. Love it

Thank NewZealandKiwiBird
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

A great loop if if you want to get away from the cars on the road. I saw many dog walkers and other runners. I loved my visit. I reccomend visiting when I town.

Thank erinwerth
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