IntroductionEnjoy a picnic and take one of the short walks in this family friendly reserve.
Picnic beside the Waiwhakaiho River and choose from two easy short walks suitable for all the family. Both walks can be accessed from the carpark.
Meeting of the Waters Walk
Time: 20 min
Stroll through tawa, kahikatea, matai and large tōtara trees.
Araheke Bush Loop Walk
Time: 45 min
Cross the Waiwhakaiho River on the suspension bridge before entering a stand of regenerating lowland forest including matai, rimu and kahikatea.
This quiet reserve is located only 3 km south of New Plymouth on SH 3.