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Mākōtuku River Walkway

Nestled in the picturesque town of Raetihi, a hidden gem awaits: a delightful 4km walkway tracing the tranquil Mākōtuku River.

Nestled in the charming town of Raetihi, a delightful 4km walkway runs alongside the serene Mākōtuku River. Beginning just 300 meters north of Raetihi Toyota, a prominent landmark at the main intersection, this scenic trail invites you to embark on a brief yet enchanting journey through native bush and beautifully landscaped gardens. Comprising of two loops, this walk offers both tranquility and the opportunity to immerse oneself in nature's beauty. Moreover, it warmly welcomes canine companions, making it an ideal outing for pet owners seeking a peaceful stroll. Whether you're a local resident or a visitor passing through, this picturesque walk promises a leisurely escape into the serene heart of Raetihi's natural splendour.