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Hakarimata Scenic Reserve

New Zealand
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Good Challenge

Good challenge, nice workout if you have couple hours to spare during the weekend. Can be... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2016
Leo L
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First visit and loved it!!

This was our first time and it was awesome . We started from the waterworks and went from there . A... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2016
beth756
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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22 May 2016
“Good Challenge”
7 May 2016
“First visit and loved it!!”
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Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Good challenge, nice workout if you have couple hours to spare during the weekend. Can be challenging for first timer. Lots of motivation labels on the way to help you reach the summit. Not far from Hamilton Worth a visit.

Thank Leo L
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

This was our first time and it was awesome . We started from the waterworks and went from there . A very popular track and most people were very courteous . Track is well maintained and despite recent rain wasn't too muddy . It took...More

Thank beth756
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This walk was fabulous - very hard work, though. The walk to the summit from Brownlee Ave in Ngaruawahia has 1349 steps! It is not for the faint-hearted. Both my husband and I loved it. If you are not used to walking a lot of...More

Thank Kathryn H
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

we did the railroad walk with buggy.lovely scenery following stream to a lovely waterfall at the end. Two picnic tables and toilet at end. Lots more walks in this reserve.

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

I love this track, no mater how many times I go up its always a challenge. Go anytime before 9.30am and it'll be a nice and usually quite walk as it tends to get quite busy between 10am-3pm summer and winter. It can take anywhere...More

Thank toshnz
Reviewed 9 May 2015

At the Hakarimata Scenic Reserve, a number of different walks are available. They range from short (< 1 hour) and easy to long (> 7 hours) and difficult. I did the Hakarimata Summit Track, which takes about 3 hours in total according to the description....More

Thank Peter_dR_NZ
Reviewed 9 March 2015

The bush is very nice, the view on top can be fantastic. You can do it the easy way, slowly and looking around you or like many other people who do a kind of workout. It is a steep path with many many steps. Not...More

Thank Gerry G
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