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Very nice place to walk through

Nice place to walk, mountain bike or for kids to throw stones into the river. We loved the wooden... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Auckland, New Zealand
Beauty and miles of places to explore

Wow! Wish I had time to check out the mountain bike trails, but did have time to run/walk through... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Leah F
Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice place to walk, mountain bike or for kids to throw stones into the river. We loved the wooden carved animals.

Thank Thomas18Auckland
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wow! Wish I had time to check out the mountain bike trails, but did have time to run/walk through the forest. Beautiful and so many kms of tracks to explore. Really well sign posted and very well maintained tracks.

Thank Leah F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a forest full of beautiful carvings, tranquility and birds. You can walk or bike - the paths range from very easy to steep and rustic. A full family experience.

Thank Margaret O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for short walk and I used my mobility scooter, it was fine. Beautiful birdsongs and nature. Stunning. When in hanmer do this weather biking or walking or mobility scooter it’s worth while

Thank WilsonFamilyNz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From a flat, leisurely stroll beside the river to a 5-6 hour return scramble up Mt Isobel, the Hanmer Forest walking and hiking tracks are a wonderful resource, any time of the year. The $3 map from the Info Centre is way over-priced (should be...More

Thank Coastfans
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definitely worth staying a few days. Did Amuri Jet and climbed conical hill. Excellent cafes and restaurants.

Thank Leesa L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Magical place went here with 3 friends. We had a great day walking around the forest will be back with family.

Thank jlord2468
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Quite a road, we went in a regular car, probably better in 4x4 but vies were magnificent, snow alongside road, we loved it. We. Ouldnt go the whole road around as it was closed probably due to,snow etc

Thank Euan R
Reviewed 13 August 2018

My first trip to Hanmer for a number of years and extremely pleased I decided to take my mountain bike. I had a great couple of hours exploring some of the tracks and had great fun on the Mach 1 track.

Thank 75ajd2014
Reviewed 6 August 2018

My husband and I stayed in Hanmer Springs for a few days on our travels around NZ and it was one of the lovelier places we visited. Stayed in an amazing place called Braemar Lodge and Spa which was truly beautiful overlooking the snow capped...More

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