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Haiku Pathway

Katikati, New Zealand
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safe dog walking

I walk our dog along here and as a family we have done a few of the geo caches. The new bridge is... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Auckland, New Zealand
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Peaceful and thoughtful walk

A lovely walk reading the various Haiku around the park. Hidden behind the main street and worth... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Upper Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand
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Katikati, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I walk our dog along here and as a family we have done a few of the geo caches. The new bridge is really cool and extends the walk nicely

Thank scooby104
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely walk reading the various Haiku around the park. Hidden behind the main street and worth the 10-15 minutes it took to walk around. Dog friendly (on leash)

Thank TerylC
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A nice paved walkway along the Uretara stream, away from the hustle and bustle of the shops in the main street of Katikati and yet just a short stroll from the town centre... Rocks are strewn all along the way with haiku poems etched on...More

Thank JohnPaul1950
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This is quite a strange concept but a beautiful park next t o a stream with various haiku written in various places. I was aware of what a haiku was but to see it as a theme is very unique. LOvely to sit and ponder...More

Thank SteveS1970
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Discovered this place after a trip to the local information centre. It's just a lovely, quiet spot where one can sit, amble along the pathway or chill out with the words from the Hikus hopefully inspiring you or allowing time for contemplation.

Thank Jenny L
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Well worth doing this stroll. Mainly all flat and traels all the way along the river through Katikati. Lots of art and interesting things to look at along the walk. Lots of bird life.

Thank travel166
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Take the driveway down between Robert Harris Cafe and the Hardware store. There's a good carpark. The park is lovely to walk through beside the local stream and Haiku poems adorn pathside rocks. there are also some Haiku poems on the pathways but sadly many...More

Thank AucklandBruce
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Pleasant walk along Haiku Path as it is very interestingly walking along the river n reading all the Haiku verses carved on the rocks as you walk along. You can cross over the road n carry on walking n come across the marshes where you...More

Thank Cherie L
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Chosen as a Millenium Project, these hand carved boulders are the largest boulder display outside of Japan and in the haiku tradition meant to evoke moments. The pathway of haiku boulders is slightly of the main road and alongside the Uretara Stream. (All streams, rivulets,...More

Thank AMsays
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Short, but well maintained path with haiku poetry stones along the way. There are longer, more picturesque walks in Kati Kati though.

Thank MoragHughson
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