Wairēinga/Bridal Veil Falls

Image: Tony Foster | Creative Commons


See the 55 m Wairēinga/Bridal Veil Falls from both the top and the bottom.


  • Feel really tall at the top of Wairēinga Falls, then really little at the bottom.
  • Climb all the steps – how many are there?
  • Look for rainbows in the water. 

Get ready

Download the Wairēinga/Bridal Veil Falls adventure map and check out what you can do: English (PDF, 3,318K) | Te reo Maori (PDF, 1,477K).

Go and explore

Look out for the Guardian Post when you get there. On it you'll find a special code word - write it down.

Getting there: Access is via Te Mata Road off the Hamilton/Raglan Highway (SH23).

Time needed: 30 min – 1 hr

Claim your reward

Tell us the Wairēinga/Bridal Veil Falls code word to receive a Kiwi Guardians certificate and medal for this adventure.

Put the medal on your back pack or pencil case to show everyone the adventure you've had.

Each Kiwi Guardians place has a different medal - see how many you can collect.

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