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This is the second time we have visited, the first being in 2006. We had just forgotten the sheer physical presence of Tane Mahuta. Awesome.
We also enjoyed the walk in short though it was as we enjoy walking through NZ bush/forests.
Well worth the effort as in the drive to the location) - the walk in is only 10 minutes and very easy. Please wash shoes etc very carefully it would be a national tragedy should this tree succumb to kauri die back.
Whilst you are...More
extremely interesting 30 minutes,there was a guide at the tree which is no more than 5 minutes from the road,do not know if this is always the case or were we just lucky. He had lots of interesting information about the tree and we came...More
Travelling up the west coast recently pulled in to see this legend of the forest. As North land is in the middle of a 'kauri die back' problem it is possible that one day we may not be able to see any of the giant...More
Fulfilled a long time dream to visit this amazing giant of the forest. It surpassed expectations but what made it an absolutely amazing experience was the young Maori woman 'ambassador' who standing on the board walk in very cold weather answered all our questions and...More
well worth the visit because of the kauri dieback disease i wanted to cross this one off my bucket list just in case this magnificent tree dies too.tane is awesome specimen of how kauri would have been before they were all cut down,such a shame...More