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Spectacular, stunning, amazing

very privileged to have spent a few days here - lovely fellow campers, I am a bit of a woos with... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2018
67arda
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North Shore, New Zealand
Challenging Day Walk

We were a group of 10, with 4 children aged 6 - 9 years old, and 6 adults 35 to 64, and a small... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
Sija S
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Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
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Jan 19, 2018
“Spectacular, stunning, amazing”
Dec 31, 2017
“Challenging Day Walk”
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

very privileged to have spent a few days here - lovely fellow campers, I am a bit of a woos with heights and swing bridges but so so so worth the effort once this fear is managed - beautiful walks for all ages and abilities...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 10, with 4 children aged 6 - 9 years old, and 6 adults 35 to 64, and a small dog. We walked towards Sayer Hutt, stopping at the second swing bridge. I think it took 1.5 hours to get there....More

Thank Sija S
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Nice work that takes about 3-4 hours to walk to Totara Flats hutt from the carpark. The first part of the track (1.5 hours) is pretty up and down and somewhat boggy in parts (hate to see this in winter). When you meet the river...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2015

After driving 10 ks on a gravel road, you'd expect to find peace and seclusion - but no!! Arrived to find about 50 other cars parked there - and people everywhere, including several with dogs not on leads, despite the many signs saying this was...More

2  Thank Karen T
Reviewed 3 March 2015 via mobile

So what the road is out! Just park at the end and take a walk. In about 15 minutes you come to the suspension bridge. It's fun and stunningly beautiful. Lovely walk. It's gravel so wear appropriate shoes. Take a picnic.

2  Thank PickyDianne
Reviewed 14 February 2015

Waiohine Gorge is a popular camping and picnicking spot near Carterton in the Wairarapa. We had hoped to camp here to enjoy the bush walks and swimming in the river, but some time ago there was a major slip and washout about 800 metres from...More

6  Thank wendhmagz
Reviewed 2 January 2015

Please be advised that since the slip has stopped visitors being able to drive to the original car park, the upkeep of the public facilities has ceased, leaving toilet facilities that require immense gag-reflex control when encountering the smell and the flies. I doubt there...More

3  Thank Neil R
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