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Tunnel Gully

Tunnel Gully Recreational Area | Upper Hutt, Wellington 6007, New Zealand
+64 4-570 6666
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Abandoned tunnel

Nice walk with the added bonus of an abandoned railway tunnel from the 19th century. Take a torch... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2017
Josh C
via mobile
Take your lights!

It's a great iconic ride, if your brave enough you can combine it with the Pylon Track as a long... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2016
408glenl
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Hamilton & Waikato Region, New Zealand
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  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
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26 May 2017
“Abandoned tunnel”
6 Sep 2016
“Take your lights!”
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Tunnel Gully Recreational Area | Upper Hutt, Wellington 6007, New Zealand
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+64 4-570 6666
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Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Nice walk with the added bonus of an abandoned railway tunnel from the 19th century. Take a torch so you avoid puddles.

Thank Josh C
Reviewed 7 September 2016

It's a great iconic ride, if your brave enough you can combine it with the Pylon Track as a long loop...that will test your strength! I've done it a few times and absolutely Love it

Thank 408glenl
Reviewed 17 May 2016

I was visiting a couple of friends in Wellington this year and we went and enjoyed a couple of walks here. Very enjoyable.

1  Thank 2chope
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Great place for a walk (there are a couple to choose from) and to take the dog. Dont forget your torch to see when you walk through the old rail tunnel ☺ my kids love the gentle easy walks here. Tunnel gully a lovely part...More

1  Thank Melanie L
Reviewed 11 September 2015

A great place for a short walk. We did Tane's Track which is clearly marked, easy to walk and includes some great sights.

Thank DanMcN
Reviewed 27 December 2012

Amazing path of up to 10kms one way till u reach the tunnel. Its one of the best walkways in Wellington and would be really fun if you can go in groups as the path is quite flat and you can have loads of fun...More

1  Thank Akhil_Wellington
Reviewed 27 December 2012

Tunnel Gully is one of those places that you see the sign for but usually keep driving. Don't! it is worth a look. Pack a picnic basket and spend a few hours. There are some nice trails and the old railway tunnels are interesting. They...More

Thank Two_Okies
Reviewed 13 July 2012

The old Rimutaka Rail line traversed the mountain range more than 60 yearsago and this marks some of the now abandoned track. There are some really good and accessible tracks into the forest here.

Thank John H
Reviewed 9 May 2012

Best place for walking ad fun with the kids and dogs, pure gem

Thank MDAW23
Reviewed 11 April 2012

The park is sheltered, and the bush is lovely. The old railway formation and tunnel bring back memories of the line that was closed (replaced by the Rimutaka Tunnel) in 1955. A great place for a picnic on a fine day. The energetic can hike...More

Thank BillNZL
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