Tracks

Waharau Bush Walk

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Short walk

This short, gentle walk starts at and returns to the information building. Green waymarkers guide you through regenerating forest with lovely tree ferns.


Waharau Bush Walk details

Regional park: Click here for information about 'Waharau' (including gate opening hours)
Distance: 2.4 km
Time: 45 minutes
Wheelchair access: No
Pram access: No

What to expect

Short walks are suitable for most people including families with young children and some mountain buggies; however, please check the individual track descriptions for detail. All short walks are part of the path classification of tracks and are suitable for people of most ages, mobility and fitness.

Short walks will:
  • Have easy to moderate grades with all weather track surfaces.
  • Have a high level of signage with directional signs at the track entrance and all junctions.
  • Have permanent water courses culverted or bridged.
Short walks may:
  • Have seats and viewing platforms at areas of interest.
  • Have limited numbers of steps or areas of broken surface.

Security

Theft from vehicles is not common but unfortunately can happen. You should take the same reasonable precautions you take when parking at other locations and remember to lock your vehicle and take your valuables with you.


Maps

All Waharau tracks