Statue of Whātonga, Tawa Loop Walk
Image: Hypatia Orchard | Creative Commons



This track passes through native podocarp broadleaved forest with views over Palmerston North and Ashhurst. It's a good option for kids and they can earn a Kiwi Guardians medal.

4.1 km loop

Walking and tramping

2 hours Easy: Walking track

Dog access

No dogs


Te Papaioea / Palmerston North Office
Phone:   +64 6 350 9700
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Address:   28 North Street
Palmerston North 4410
Postal Address:   Private Bag 11010
Manawatu Mail Centre
Palmerston North 4442
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