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Papamoa Hills Cultural Heritage Regional Park

State HIghway 2 on Popular Lane, Papamoa, New Zealand
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State HIghway 2 on Popular Lane, Papamoa, New Zealand

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ample parking for 30+ cars with two public toilets. We visited on a cool (11 degree C*) Monday morning, only 6-7 cars in the lot. I noticed the wind picks up as you get higher on the hill so wear layers, and bring a camera,...More

Thank puravidamum
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first visit to this track and I was surprised to see quite a number of people using it as a fitness/walking track on a weekday morning. I even heard a comment or two comparing this walk to that of Mount Maunganui Summit...More

Thank TeamIan
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Retired, bad knees, a slow walk and worth the effort, the walk would be easy for families, fun for sports minded people jogging.the views of the sea and landscapes below was so lovely. Take a picnic, there's toilet at the car park and entrance to...More

Thank StuandLee
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Walking up Papamoa hills is an excellent way to see the ocean view surrounding the Papamoa and Mt Maunganui region. A great walk, which is suitable for all ages, although there are some long, steep hills to climb. There are some nice seats at the...More

Thank Samuel M
Reviewed 15 July 2016

A varied loop walk. We are of moderate fitness and went up the steeper, signposted way via the forest, back via the paddocks, without any trouble. It was easy to discern the Maori pas, both within and outside the park. Although it was winter, the...More

Thank Noeline C
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

A great way to get the heart pumping. The track has a steady incline and is steep in parts but the views make it all worthwhile. A lovely way to see the landscape this area has to offer.

Thank Hayley A
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

If you can handle a pretty steep hike up up up - through mostly bush then this is for you! We only ventured to the summit from the carpark - about 40 minutes , but I believe there's a few more tracks in the regional...More

Thank warri0rsfan
Reviewed 17 May 2016

A good car park with toilets leads you to a well established track. You do need to be able to walk up hill as this is a long steep trek. Take water with you as there are no coffee stops! There are seating areas on...More

Thank Jill D
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Nice for a cool day to walk up and enjoy the scenery. Not too steep, as many people run up on a daily basis. We like to go up at least once a year.

Thank Coylum
Reviewed 25 April 2016

This is a wonderful walk. The view is outstanding at the top. A great place to get exercise, walk with the family or just get back to nature.

Thank Sheena M
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