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Kawatiri River Trail

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Wonderful facility

This walkway - mainly created by volunteers is a short walk from Wesport town (near the port area... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
NewZealandCarver
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New Zealand
Great biking and walking trail.

I did this as a novice off road cyclist and loved it. An amazing mix of wetland, native bush... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2017
KateNolanNZ
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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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Jul 7, 2018
“Wonderful facility”
Dec 9, 2017
“Great biking and walking trail.”
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Reviewed 8 July 2018

This walkway - mainly created by volunteers is a short walk from Wesport town (near the port area). Wonderful wide, accessible pathway over boardwalk/bridges. Very tranquil and very popular with walkers, cyclists, mums with prams etc. Excellent views of wetlands, birds etc. It's nice too...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

good opportunity to see and visit interesting parts of the Westport area that you would not otherwise see. Easy walking around the coastal areas and parts of the town.

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Reviewed 10 December 2017

I did this as a novice off road cyclist and loved it. An amazing mix of wetland, native bush, coastal vistas and river views. Great for bird watchers. This township has a fascinating history.

3  Thank KateNolanNZ
Reviewed 7 December 2017

8 km of dual-use biking/walking trail linking the town of Westport to North Beach through wetland, riverside, native forest and past a small beach on the Buller Kawatiri River and on to the Tasman Sea at North Beach. Offers a variety of scenery, close-ups of...More

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CarolynT918
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Response from Richard N | Reviewed this property |
Best place to pick up the trail is at the harbour basin alongside the fishing-boats. The bridge and boardwalk extends across wetland from here and you can choose several options that lead you to Shingle beach and oneard to... More
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