Bellbird Bush

Name

Bellbird Bush

Location

Central, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand

Overview

Short loop walk through pleasant native bush

Grade

Beginner

Access

Foot

Description

This is a short bush walk, allow about 15 minutes. However, there is a longer (2 hour) Spooners Hill walk (route not yet shown - but it exits at 39deg 7'44.82S, 176deg 48'49.46E). As the name suggests, the area abounds with native birds including Bellbird, Tui, Rifleman, Tomtit and native Pigeon.

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Getting there

Bellbird bush is signposted on the left a few kilometres before arriving at Boundary Stream reserve (see directions on Tumanako Loop). Park beside the entrance. The Spooners Hill loop track exit is a few kilometres south on Pohokura Road beside the entrance to Opouahi Station).

Other notes

The track is a little rough and muddy in places, but generally suitable for all.

Length

0.36km

Conditions

Double track

Altitude

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Last modified

26 Oct 2009 by ledzep

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