Opua Forest Paihia Lookout Track

Opua Forest Paihia Lookout Track


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Time: 1 hr return Distance: 1.5 km

Access to the track is via School Road, 700 metres from the Paihia township.

This is a pleasant walk through regenerating forest to a lookout that will give stunning views over Waitangi, the Bay of Islands and Russell.


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North IslandNorthlandOpua


  • Walking
  • Free


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Timo Maschke


Ranking: 8/10

A great free walk for enjoying the birds and plants.

Reviewed almost 9 years ago and experienced in December 2012

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EA Anders


Ranking: 9/10

Nice walk along the coast with an incredible view over Bay of Islands.

Reviewed almost 12 years ago

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Thanks to all the good people working for the NZ Department of Conservation - for all your hard work - making NZ more beautiful, accessable and healthy! Cheers 😍

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Nick Morrison

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