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He's massive. So wonderful that a guide is available to provide information and protection to this lord of the forest. The process of cleaning our shoes is great to see. NZ is really doing what it can to share nature and try to protect it...More
This is the second time we have visited, the first being in 2006. We had just forgotten the sheer physical presence of Tane Mahuta. Awesome.
We also enjoyed the walk in short though it was as we enjoy walking through NZ bush/forests.
Well worth the effort as in the drive to the location) - the walk in is only 10 minutes and very easy. Please wash shoes etc very carefully it would be a national tragedy should this tree succumb to kauri die back.
Whilst you are...More
extremely interesting 30 minutes,there was a guide at the tree which is no more than 5 minutes from the road,do not know if this is always the case or were we just lucky. He had lots of interesting information about the tree and we came...More