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Hanmer Forest

Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
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Lots of options

You can choose flat or elevated walks. There is an information board at the beginning to help you... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2016
Julian B
Waipara, New Zealand
Stunning views

It's an easy drive from the village over an unsealed winding road calling for appropriate care and... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2016
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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“easy rider” (12 reviews)
Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
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Reviewed 8 June 2016

You can choose flat or elevated walks. There is an information board at the beginning to help you decide. There area lot of nice walks and fun cycle trails. You can also purchase maps at the Information Centre for $3.

Thank Julian B
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

It's an easy drive from the village over an unsealed winding road calling for appropriate care and consideration for other drivers.

Thank seadog591
Reviewed 17 May 2016

This trail is relatively flat and great for walkers and bikers. It's about 20 min walk from the main street in Hanmer Springs. I did the Forest Walk, which takes about an hour and winds through the trees and beside Dog Stream. Great for everyone...More

Thank TheErrantWanderer
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Taking a wet weather jacket, some water and a snack we walked up to the waterfall. I am a slow walker up hill, so it took a while. Clearly signed and straight forward with no dangerous spots on the occasion of our visit,, could be...More

Thank gaynorashford
Reviewed 14 May 2016

We did a number of walks in the lower forest we did the easier rider great way to relaxing with a gentle walk. We also did the Woodland/Upper dog stream it was easier then we thought it would be stunning walk through the forest with...More

Thank 123kingfisher
Reviewed 13 May 2016

its good to place to visit but nothing special here so if you are in hanmer and have less time then you can skip...

Thank arthur8011
Reviewed 9 May 2016

This Forest has it all. Beautifully planned and well sign posted walks. The trees are grouped and signed and its lovely to see them growing naturally in species groups. The tracks are well sign posted and easy to walk or run. The mountain bike tracks...More

1  Thank Ziphee
Reviewed 30 April 2016

I have seen the perfect red with white dot toadstools during my walk in the forest with wild berries and even apple trees growing along the track. A must for nature lovers

Thank Patsy140T
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Very quiet and clean,beautiful scenery and walks with lovely trees and a river with that nice trickling sound which is relaxing.Has picnic tables in fields later on along walking tracks where you can sit in sun and have lunch.Can end up seeing a wonderful waterfall...More

Thank connorf339
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We did several walks in the forest and just loved it. The tracks are easy walking and well sign posted.

Thank Cheryl W
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