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Rimu Walk

Ohakune Mountain Rd, Ohakune, New Zealand
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Easy walk

Huge Rimu and Matai trees. The little information boards around the track are excellent. Easy... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Anna S
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
Nothing special

A very short walk in the forest. Nothing special about it but wheelchair/buggy friendly. 15... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2017
Explore1995
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United Kingdom
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  • Very good46%
  • Average27%
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“easy walk” (2 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Ohakune Mountain Rd, Ohakune, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Huge Rimu and Matai trees. The little information boards around the track are excellent. Easy walk to do in 10 minutes.

Thank Anna S
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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

A very short walk in the forest. Nothing special about it but wheelchair/buggy friendly. 15 minutes will do it.

Thank Explore1995
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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

A bit wet. Very easy walk with good views. The water fall view was great. The short trail was open and clear of debris

Thank Adrian J
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

This is a really quick and easy short loop walk on a well-maintained, level track - providing easy access to the experience of walking under the canopy of ancient Rimu forest. For this reason, this is a great walk for young children and older people,...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2017

Labeled as a 10 minute loop walk, it is worth more than this if you have the time to spare - as we did on a dull day! The information panels were all about the ecology of forests - their different 'layers/canopy's', you will no...More

Thank Tessaanddennis
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

Within minutes of Ohakune, this short 600 meter walk takes the visitor past ancient trees, with detailed panels explaining their significance. The walk can be prolonged to an hour by taking the adjoining forest walk. Both are easy and quickly plunge the visitor into the...More

Thank ML-Brussels
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Reviewed 22 July 2016

This is a very short (10 minute) walk that is very level. It winds its way through the Rimu Forest at the foot of the Turoa Ski Field access road. There are plenty of beautiful trees to look at and the information signs are very...More

Thank Nathan M
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