Some of the historic wagons on the Charming Creek South Walkway
Image: Miles Holden | ©

Introduction

Charming Creek South Walkway is a short, 15-minute walk that follows an historic bush tramway. The track leads to a coal working area with historic remains and a Ruston and Hornsby Rail Tractor.

Highlights

Charming Creek Walkway is split into two separate tracks due to a large active slip.

These two separate tracks are:

800 m one way

Walking and tramping

15 min one way Easy: Walking track

Mountain biking

5 mins one way Easy: Grade 2

Dog access

Dogs allowed. Keep dog under control at all times.

Contacts

Paparoa National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 731 1895
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   paparoavc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   4294 Coast Road
Punakaiki
RD 1
Runanga 7873
Postal Address:   4294 Coast Road
Punakaiki
RD 1
Runanga 7873
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