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Address: Park Avenue, Huntly, New Zealand
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Nice place for a run

I live right off the lake and use this walkway daily in the summer. Its about 3km around the lake and just perfect for an afternoon run. Trail is well maintained and popular... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 October 2016
Garret H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I live right off the lake and use this walkway daily in the summer. Its about 3km around the lake and just perfect for an afternoon run. Trail is well maintained and popular without being crowded. Great for my son and his balance bike.

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Thank Garret H
Hamilton, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

A nice, easy, flat walk suitable for this unfit middle-aged woman. For the geocachers of the world, check out the ones round the lake. Good parking, very peaceful, easy to find and on the edge of town so you don't have to drive far to get to it.

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Thank Sandra R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

Nice walk at any time of the day. flat walk all the way around. They have a nice section where they have plant/trees from different parts of the world. Not a long walk, took about 35 minutes.

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Thank 422iana
Duncan, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

A quiet walkway that you can access rom a nearby caravan park or public access off a public street near the Lake Kakanoa Holiday park.

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Thank CowichanConnoisseur
Huntly, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Lake Hakanoa Walkway is an interesting walk which highlights a lot of different gardens and interesting scenic views. The Huntly Half Marathon uses this walkway for several of its walks during March each year. This is a realatively hidden gem which a lot of people do not even know exists. It is well worth the short detour off the main... More 

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Thank Judy N
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Lovely walk around the lake.. but swans and Canada geese have left a layer of guano all over the track. Most of it was dried up... but it is still unpleasant. However.. the lake is lovely. Schools of koi carp can be seen sunning in the lake ( though i wish they weren't. . They are a pest in NZ... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Hubby and I are visiting Waikato walks we haven't done yet. This is a wee gem. An easy walk - well formed pathways so suitable for prams and bikes and would be a great activity to do with young children. We saw plenty of birds including Tuis, Canadian Geese, Shags, Swans and Ducks. The information says 40 minutes to walk... More 

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Thank Tina G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

An easy walk with some nice views. It is about 3km around the lake and there are plenty of spots to stop and take it all in. The Green Cathedral is especially peaceful and cool on a hot summer day.

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Thank Jodene C
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015

It is not a really big lake, just relatively small water body in the middle of the small town Huntly. However, it is a nice place for the whole family. People do walking, cycling, fishing, play with children or feeding the ducks and swans or simply just sitting enjoy this quiet place, nice. Not too far from another attraction, Waikato... More 

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Thank santo t
Huntly, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2015

Lovely leisurely cycle track, plenty wide enough for walkers to pass bye, flat all the way except for the bridge on the northern end, but easy to just walk over pushing your cycle. Lovely for families to enjoy, and on a pleasant day, just lovely.

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