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Harihari Coastal Walkway

La Fontaine Road, Harihari, New Zealand
+64 3-752 0360
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Harihari walkway well worth it

We had a sunny winters day and timed our trip on low tide. It took us about 2 hr 45 min to do the... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
Cathryn A
via mobile
Great walk

Beautiful scenery of bush and natives. Recommend it. Very well done. You can also do a steeper walk... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2017
Alanna H
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 Jun 2017
“Harihari walkway well worth it”
9 Jan 2017
“Great walk”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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La Fontaine Road, Harihari, New Zealand
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+64 3-752 0360
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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We had a sunny winters day and timed our trip on low tide. It took us about 2 hr 45 min to do the loop. An easy walk but mud in parts so solid footwear/ boots good. Snowy mountains, forest, river, sea all in one...More

Thank Cathryn A
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Reviewed 9 January 2017

Beautiful scenery of bush and natives. Recommend it. Very well done. You can also do a steeper walk right to the top of the hill.

Thank Alanna H
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Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

A straightforward walk with a nice mix of history, conservation and views. Intriguing to find so many whitebait stands with a variety of adjacent huts too. I walked to the Poerua River mouth, and then along the coast. The coastal route is passable within 4...More

Thank Peter M
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

Don't attempt this walk after the rain unless you're prepared to get muddy feet! The boardwalk helps in most places but it can still be quite mucky! It's a beautiful walk if you do the whole loop and come back across the Pack Track from...More

Thank NicolaConn37
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Reviewed 13 December 2015

You should see Forest Robins, Woodpigeons and numerous other birds. If you look into the creeks and wait patiently you will see freshwater crayfish and maybe some native fish. This loop walk will also take you to the beach with lots of seabirds but watch...More

Thank nglenjarman
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Reviewed 31 December 2014

This is a lovely easy bush walk out to the sea and I learned more on google afterwards. It is meant to be a loop walk talking about 3 hours. It's 6.6km. We didn't realise that the coastal part is only passable at low tide,...More

Thank Meanie B
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