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Truman Track

State Highway 6 | Paparoa National Park, Punakaiki, New Zealand
+64 3-731 1895
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West coast wilds

Enjoyed Pancake rocks amazing rock formation.We went at low tide which meant the blow holes not as... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Lyndsay O
Easy walk and awesome!

We try this track after watched pancake rocks. Great spot nice bush walk down to the beach and we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ayumi M
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State Highway 6 | Paparoa National Park, Punakaiki, New Zealand
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+64 3-731 1895
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Enjoyed Pancake rocks amazing rock formation.We went at low tide which meant the blow holes not as spectacular but walked along the fabulous beach which we couldn't have done at high tide.

Thank Lyndsay O
Reviewed 1 week ago

We try this track after watched pancake rocks. Great spot nice bush walk down to the beach and we saw baby sea lion!! If you lucky you can see more than one sea lions!

Thank Ayumi M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an easy track and a really nice walk thru the forest. Good explanations and discriptions of the local trees and plants. The trail ends at the sea with panoramic view of the coastline. Nice place to sit and have a picnic or just...More

Thank momhay1957
Reviewed 9 May 2017

It is a nice short walk through the bush to the beach. It is possible to got all the way down to the beach, but due to the rain, we did not go all the way down. However it was still an interesting walk

Thank aussi33
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Took myself down here very early on in the morning in the hope of catching a cool sunrise but it was too cloudy. Enjoyed the experience regardless, I'm a big nature fan and was lovely walking though the forest to the beach, was very peaceful,...More

Thank Chlo4567
Reviewed 28 April 2017

A short walk through the bush leads you to the beach and a rocky enclave with a very small waterfall on the opposite side. Note: Make sure you check the high/low tides before you go cause the tide comes in fast and you may get...More

Thank Lsas26
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Lovely bush walk past interesting trees to a quiet beach. Small round stones make up the beach in an assortment of colours, we found masses of huge star fish in the rock pools.

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 22 April 2017

So beautifully made, our first sight of how well generally all the short tourist tracks we did were made. And what a rewarding sight at the end - spectacular, glorious.

Thank Nancy P
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Very easy walk. About 15 minutes each way, if that. Gorgeous views and a great place to take in a sunset.

Thank Jake K
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I was a bit nervous about the tide coming in and slipping on the rocks. But. It was a unique and beautiful track. My daughter and i found a quite place to sit on the pebbly beach a enjoy the surf views and the feel...More

Thank morethanjustok
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