Pupu Hydro Walkway, Takaka

#2 of 9 in Parks in Golden Bay
Listen to the birds chirping as you stroll along Pupu Hydro Walkway, created and maintained by enthusiastic locals. The wooden walkway leads along a waterway that also flows past the turbine room of a hydroelectric plant. Look through the window to see the inner workings of the station, then keep walking to enjoy the natural scenery. Take a look at our Takaka road trip planning tool to schedule your visit to Pupu Hydro Walkway and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • The track was pretty rough in places. Good footwear required. A decent slog up the hill is well worth it. It was beautiful and serene walking along the aquaduct just allow a few hours to do the full c...  more »
  • When I went there in the evening, I couldn't see the sun setting and the water was clear. The next day, when I went there around 9 am, i felt like I saw a picture of a pond with a light. However, the angle is limited, so don't expect too much and enjoy reading the instructions.
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