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Hinewai Reserve

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Hinewai Reserve

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Frosty wrote a review Nov 2020
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Had the pleasure of talking with Paul from the team looking after the reserve. The work they have all put in just shows that there are awesome hardworking kiwis who love our land and want the best for it and for the native wildlife too.
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Date of experience: November 2020
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B Wrightson wrote a review Nov 2020
Christchurch, New Zealand4 contributions
Beautiful! great little walk stunning views and lots of nature! check the weather before heading out though!
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Nigel S wrote a review Mar 2020
Lightwater, United Kingdom5,247 contributions224 helpful votes
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The day started where we planned on one of the shorter walks, however, the lady in the I centre suggested this walk. At the end of the day it was a total of 14Km, 610m altitude and 4 and a 1/2 hours. We are both in our early to mid 60's and exercise daily, running, swimming and walking a lot, so are very fit. This walk took both of us to our absolute limit. The walk starts off at the end of town and works its way up to the Heritage park. From there it drops a little before striking upwards and seems to go on forever. The other side of the summit there is a picnic spot with toilet. From here it climbs back up and then works its way down to town. The reward is one of the most exhilarating views ever plus a sense of achievement.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Giverny wrote a review Mar 2020
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I had the most amazing walk through Hinewai. What they have accomplished there in term of restoration of native forest is amazing! It is on a hill so you do need some fitness, but it well worth the energy to explore this amazing place.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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SIMON_NIHAL wrote a review Mar 2020
Colombo10 contributions2 helpful votes
such an amazing project - beautiful to see the native bush gradually being restored; great signage and paths. and of course stunning views. the hike to stoney bay peak is amazing
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Date of experience: March 2020
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