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Talbot Forest Scenic Reserve

Bridge Street, Geraldine, New Zealand
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Not a difficult walk but nice and pleasant and when you add the river walk to it you can have a... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
Gordy40
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Thames, New Zealand
Short stroll through the trees

Just up the hill, right in Geraldine. Some very short adjoining tracks through native bush... read more

Reviewed 6 February 2018
mooseandbok2006
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Bridge Street, Geraldine, New Zealand
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Not a difficult walk but nice and pleasant and when you add the river walk to it you can have a good and peaceful walk

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Reviewed 6 February 2018

Just up the hill, right in Geraldine. Some very short adjoining tracks through native bush. Lovely, cool and shaded on a hot sunny day. Plenty of birdsong, and peace and quiet. We saw a couple of picnic tables dotted along the way, would be a...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Very accessible and has a wealth of birdlife just on the outskirts of Geraldine. Great for a short walk.

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Reviewed 13 January 2018

Talbot forest is right in town. 600m off the main road. A really nice view out over the country side. Nice short walks among the trees on well formed tracks. Bird life is plentiful. a must visit

Thank tzrmum
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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

The tracks around Geraldine are full of bird life - and thank God no poison (it's not a coincidence). This is one of many interconnected walks around the hillsides - in any weather, superb diverse environment. Beautiful.

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Reviewed 29 May 2017

Leave behind footsteps only. Take your rubbish, no toilet stops, enjoy the peace and quite listen to the birds.

Thank Jan K
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Walked through here at about 9am. The bird calls were amazing. It was a beautiful walk but to atop and listen to the birds calling was really special. We did the Totara Walk, which was short and easy. If you aren't into birds or NZ...More

Thank knitterfrog
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

We were driving south out of Geraldine when we decided to turn left up a hilly street before reaching the edge of the township. To our surprise, we stumbled upon Talbot Forest. It's a beautiful native forest with lots of trees and birds. We thoroughly...More

Thank John66_12
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