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Alfred Cox Park Cycle and Walkway
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Alfred Cox Park Cycle and Walkway

This mainly off-road trail links Alfred Cox Skatepark and Oneroa shared path.
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Anaura Bay Walkway
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Anaura Bay Walkway

A short climb up through bush in Anaura Bay Scenic Reserve to a view of the bay through trees.
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Barkers Hill - Hospital Hill Circuit
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Barkers Hill - Hospital Hill Circuit

Town and country circuit from Ballance Street Village to Hospital Hill with views of bay.
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Coastal Waipaoa River Trail
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Coastal Waipaoa River Trail

A level trail atop Waipaoa River stop bank gives views to hills, farms and orchards.
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Cooks Cove Walkway, Tolaga Bay
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Cooks Cove Walkway, Tolaga Bay

Ōpoutama, Ūawa

Historically significant with expansive views, striking hole-in-the-wall, and safe cove for swimming.
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Eastwoodhill Arboretum
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Eastwoodhill Arboretum

Walks vary from flat, tree-lined paths to a steep climb up Mt Arateitei with views of the arboretum and surrounding countryside.
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Elizabeth Williams Walkway, Tūranga Gardens
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Elizabeth Williams Walkway, Tūranga Gardens

A gem in the middle of suburbia.
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Gisborne City / Tūranga Heritage Trail
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Gisborne City / Tūranga Heritage Trail

Focuses on region's European history; touches on deeper history of early Māori arrivals.
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Gray's Bush Scenic Reserve
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Gray's Bush Scenic Reserve

Popular short-walk through tall kahikatea-puriri forest.
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Hackfalls Arboretum, Tiniroto
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Hackfalls Arboretum, Tiniroto

The 50ha Hackfalls Arboretum boasts 3,500 species of trees and shrubs around natural lakes.
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Haurata High Country Walks
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Haurata High Country Walks

High country walks provide different world of bluffs and expansive views.
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Hikurangi Maunga - Te Ara ki Hikurangi
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Hikurangi Maunga - Te Ara ki Hikurangi

The sacred mountain of Ngāti Porou, highest non-volcanic mountain in the North Island, and the first place touched by the sunrise.
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Kōpūtūtea Dunes Trail
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Kōpūtūtea Dunes Trail

Informal coastal dunes trail follows vehicle tracks in firm sand from Midway Beach to Waipaoa River mouth.
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Lytton West Village - Te Hapara - Riverdale Loop
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Lytton West Village - Te Hapara - Riverdale Loop

Flat suburban walk through two parks and over three pedestrian bridges.
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Makorori Headland
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Makorori Headland

This headland walk provides sweeping views of Makorori and Wainui beaches.
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Mapiri Track, to Maraetaha River and Mapiri Beach
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Mapiri Track, to Maraetaha River and Mapiri Beach

Easy walk to a beautiful, isolated beach.
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Mātokitoki Valley Trail
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Mātokitoki Valley Trail

A compacted gravel trail connects Mātokitoki Valley with Riverside Road.
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Mokotahi Hill Lookout Track, Māhia
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Mokotahi Hill Lookout Track, Māhia

Scenic and historical jewel in Māhia's crown.
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Morere Scenic Reserve Tracks
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Morere Scenic Reserve Tracks

Walk in Mōrere's rainforest reserve or relax at Mōrere Hot Springs pools when reopened.
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Mudge Murals Trail
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Mudge Murals Trail

Mudge Murals show Gisborne's settlement and development..
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