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Interesting short bush walk

In the middle of Mt. Cook Village, lays this short bush walk that brings you to the environment... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
paherranz
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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Nice short walk

This walk is short. It is not far away from the village like Hooker Valley or Kea point. A good... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2018
minimize940314
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Torrance, California
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| Bowen Drive, Mt. Cook Village, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a short 45-60 minute loop trail within the Mount Cook Village area that is accessible by foot from pretty much anywhere within the village. The the trail is well maintained and in good condition. There are some steps for a short while at...More

Thank BradJill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In the middle of Mt. Cook Village, lays this short bush walk that brings you to the environment that existed before men built up this village. Interesting!

Thank paherranz
Reviewed 7 July 2018

A bit of climbing but a fairly easy walk. Don't expect a lot of wildlife as many species are extinct all over New Zealand due to predators.

Thank HollyFan
Reviewed 13 May 2018

This walk is very short one too. I enjoyed the rainforest! One can do this before going tohooker valley or kea point.

Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 13 May 2018

This walk is short. It is not far away from the village like Hooker Valley or Kea point. A good walk after meal! It takes roughly 15 mintues to complete.

Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Lovely short walk (approx. 45mins.) We're a family of 4 with two young kids. It starts close to the accommodation and has stunning ferns and mossy trees. Great way to pass the time when you don't want a long hike.

Thank clan100
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

A rather easy hour long loop, good primarily to see the flora and kill some time, particularly in the rain ( we did it between showers)

Thank ECWorld
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Excellent bush walk from the village, a real surprise to walk into this forest with beautiful trees & one section looks amazing as it's filled with ferns. Lots of plant name signs along the walk & plenty of birdlife, a very nice surprise in this...More

Thank ferrellius
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Loved this walk. Would be ideal for families with young children as it is not too long. Quite a refuge if the day is hot. Lovely cool ferns and mossy trees. Takes you up for lovely views and leads down to a river with bridge...More

Thank Adelaidian5052
Reviewed 25 February 2018

This is a very gentle stroll through a lovely wooded area with glimpses of the mountains through the trees. Perfect after a big meal or to stretch the legs after one of the harder treks.

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