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Pureora Forest Park

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Regenerating wilderness

Just visited Pureora for the second time in a couple of years. We stayed at the DOC cabins which are exceptional value for money - just bunks and cooking facilities (with... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 January 2014
Linda K
Auckland, New Zealand
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West Kilbride, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

Lovely area with a DOC campsite for tents and motorhomes if you want to stay for a few days. Full of fantastic trees, streams, hills, fauna and wildlife. Can feel like you are in a LOTR setting and so quiet and relaxing.

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2015 via mobile

Ok quite long Bridge but 10 dollar per person to walk over it!!?? Gold washing also quite expensive... Feels like beeing ripped of!!

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2015

While we did not get to stay long, the walks were great and well marked and signed. The tree observation tower was great to see the different layers of the forest and wildlife. Each part seemed to have different vegetation which was also very neat. We went out of our way to visit the Pureora Forest and we were not... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2014

Just visited Pureora for the second time in a couple of years. We stayed at the DOC cabins which are exceptional value for money - just bunks and cooking facilities (with separate ablutions block) but at $24.50 per night what more do you need. The forest is great with some really beautiful historical podocarp and the Timber Trail is a... More 

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