Outdoor Activities

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Discover the magic of the Waikato and get your heart racing with thrilling outdoor activities. From scenic hikes to exciting water adventures, there's something for everyone. Connect with nature’s beauty and explore the wonders of the great outdoors.

Waikato waterfalls

Breathtaking views are available everywhere in the Waikato region, which is home to a number of waterfall features. From short tracks that provide stunning waterfalls, to hikes, there is a perfect destination for all waterfall lovers in the Waikato.
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Walking & Hiking Trails

From casual strolls along the river to overnight bush excursions and winding mountain tracks, the Waikato region has a variety of great walking trails to suit everyone.
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Waikato Cycling Trails

A trip to the Waikato region isn’t complete without a few days spent exploring by bike. There are hundreds of kilometres of trail to discover, offering riders a close-up look at the region's picturesque scenery and fascinating past.
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