Destination Pureora and the Timber Trail

GREETINGS FROM DESTINATION PUREORA

In the middle of middle earth - 3 hours’ drive from Auckland

 

PUREORA IS 100% PURE ORA*.... MORE THAN JUST THE TIMBER TRAIL

 

* ORA = Maori word for goodness - well being

as in the greeting Kia Ora (May you be well !)

 

CYCLING FROM PUREORA TO ONGARUE ON THE TIMBER TRAIL IS A MAGICAL 1 OR 2-DAY CYCLE EXPERIENCE SUITED FOR FIT LEISURE CYCLISTS & HARDOUT MOUNTAINBIKE TRAIL-BLAZERS ALIKE.

 

But there is much more ....

 

TE ARAROA The New Zealand walking trail

BIRD WATCHING

SIGNIFICANT GARDENS, significant gardens with albino peacocks, limestone formations and magnificent magnolia or rhododendron collections, LOTR scenery and movie sets, historic timber mills and private collections of bush memorabilia, mining history, musical instruments or groovy music. Black-water rafting and glowworm caves nearby.

DESTINATION PUREORA - CHECK IT OUT

 

The Timber Trail has brought Destination Pureora back in the limelight…

The trail is 85K from start to finish and the transfer distance is about 55K on the road (partly gravel)

        So why not stay a few days

You will discover The Pureora Forest Park with the Kokako and other rare birds for birdwatching, the Waitomo District with the glow worm caves and Black water rafting adventures and the Ruapehu district with the rail carts experience.

Best be prepared - Check the DOC website here 

 

http://www.doc.govt.nz/parks-and-recreation/tracks-and-walks/waikato/waitomo-pureora/the-timber-trail-pureora-ongarue/