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Boyd Oamaru - Mahi Aroha

Boyd Oamaru - Mahi Aroha

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  • Tue 14 Jan ’14, 7:15am


Taupo Airport, Anzac Memorial Drive, Wharewaka, Taupo


All Ages

Take off by helicopter to the remote Boyd Airstrip nestled in the heart of the Kaimanawa Forest Park for a walk like no other. You’ll want sturdy footwear as you tackle this 15km hike, which weaves its way through the beautiful Oamaru Valley to the headwaters of the mighty Mohaka River. You can expect river crossings and the possibility of fallen trees, but never a dull moment. Be prepared for an abundance of serenity, natural beauty and postcard worthy photo opportunities. You’ll have a chance to rest the weary legs as you fly by helicopter back to your vehicle.

Max: 36
Age: 13+
Cost: $185
Grade: 4

Bookings must be paid for in advance. See website or phone 0800 694 732 for booking enquiries.

Mahi Aroha - Doing it for Conservation

Showcasing, celebrating and acknowledging all things conservation for the last 50 years, Mahi Aroha brings together the Central Plateau's stunning natural and historical treasures and serves them to the public in an exciting 50 year anniversary 2013-14 summer programme.

A joint initiative between the Department of Conservation and Project Tongariro, Mahi Aroha offers you exclusive opportunities to explore our local flora and fauna, landscapes, cultural and historical sites, creatures and the people working tirelessly to ensure our very own piece of paradise remains in tact for future generations.

Learn about the conservation efforts currently underway in our area and what you can do to help. Meet the people working hard behind the scenes protecting what is ours and be inspired to lend a hand.

Bring the kids, grab a friend and explore your backyard like never before. This is our place, let’s protect it, nourish it and hold onto it. Mahi Aroha - doing it for conservation.

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