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Across Island Trek with Bruce This popular trek takes approximately 3.5 hours. A reasonable degree of fitness is required (it is not suited to those with heart, ankle, knee or hip problems). Suitable for all ages if you have average and above fitness, 4 years and upwards if good walkers.
An exhilarating 2 mile walk through tree covered jungle starts with a 400 metre climb. In a few places its like climbing a ladder. Hold onto natures well placed roots. Keep to the inside of the track. At the base of The Needle breathtaking views can be seen from one side of the island to the other. A wide chasm, volcanic heart of the island, looks across to the mountain Te Kou. Ancient carvings are visible. Cross the stream 5 times going down to Wigmore’s water fall. In the wet season the river can be fast flowing.
Our informative GUIDES will share the history, flora and fauna of the area. BE SAFE GO WITH A GUIDE
Transfers to and from your accommodation and a light lunch of salad roll and seasonal fruit is provided.
Pa’s Herbal Nature Walk Pa, a guru of nature conducts an informative workshop on healing herbs, followed by a gentle walk through tropical plantations and taro fields. View a variety of flora and fauna as you enter a valley flanked by towering mountains. See the shampoo plant in season, the candlenut trees used for soft lighting in ancient times and 1200 years old chestnut trees brought to the island by early Polynesians.
Need to Know: The walk takes 3 hours over a distance of approximately 2 miles. You need to bring a drink of your choice, rainwear if needed, mosquito repellent, sensible walking shoes. A light lunch of salad roll and seasonal fruit is provided and transfers are included in the price. Cost $70 per adult, $35 children aged 15 or younger.