Huka Falls Lookout Walk

North Island NZ
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A short walk to views of the powerful Huka Falls which could fill 5 Olympic swimming pools a minute with its flow. The falls vary from 7m to 9.5m and are situated on the Waikato River which is the longest river in New Zealand and the only river to drain Lake Taupo.


Getting there

How do you get to the start of the walk?

Huka Falls Rd.


Which maps cover the area?

Maps of Huka Falls and surrounding area

Route/Trail notes

A detailed description of the walk!

From carpark cross the bridge over the river then turn left and walk to a series of lookouts and back.


Do you need any permits? What's the cost?


Other References

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Easy stroll to view the ice blue Huka falls. Stunning area.

Annie on Nov, 2019


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