Whirinaki Track

Whirinaki Track

Entrance via Minginui Village


4 Rankers Reviews

4 Face-to-Face

3 Galatea

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Time: 2 - 5 days


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North IslandBay of PlentyGalatea


  • Walking
  • Free


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Ranking: 8/10

A really old and misty rainforest. Feels like Jurassic Park. The 100km of gravel road are a bit long.

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in November 2015

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Judith Goodyear

New Zealand

Ranking: 7/10

Short walks through beautiful forest. We had the huts all to ourselves! Lovely (but cold) swimming holes.

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in December 2015

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Sanne Sprogoe Borgaa


Ranking: 10/10

A truly beautiful and unique experience with a great hut with fireplace and wood and the possibility of watching blue ducks.

Reviewed about 7 years ago and experienced in January 2014

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David Embling

New Zealand

Ranking: 10/10

Good native bush.

Reviewed over 7 years ago and experienced in January 2014

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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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