Twin Kauri trees
Image: Teruki Kamada | Creative Commons


A 30 minute walk in the Twin Kauri Scenic Reserve takes you by groves of tree fern and kauri.

Track overview


Walking and tramping

30 min Advanced: Tramping track

Dog access

No dogs

  • Kauri dieback
    Help stop kauri dieback

    Kauri dieback disease is killing our native kauri. It spreads by soil movement, but you can help prevent it.

    • Stay away from kauri tree roots.
    • Clean your gear before and after visiting kauri forest.

About this track


Two stunning kauri trees known as the Twin Kauri mark the beginning of this short walk. After about 10 minutes there are groves of tree fern and young adult kauri to be found.

Although it is not a long track, it is rough in places.

Getting there

On the right hand side of State Highway 25 about 10 minutes north of Tairua.


Kauaeranga Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 7 867 9080
Address:   995C Kauaeranga Valley Road
Thames 3577
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Hauraki Office
Phone:   +64 7 867 9180
Address:   360 Ngati Maru Highway
Thames 3500
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