Stormy Point Driving Route on The Country Road is a 26 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near the city of Rangitikei that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for nature trips, birding, and scenic driving and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.
An alternative to traveling SH1 between Taupo and Wellington. Great lookouts.Connects with Feilding and Palmerston North How often have you driven on a state highway and only been focused on getting to your destination, or as you're driving you've hoped that there's something interesting to see and do nearby, but assumed there isn't because of the never ending stretch of flat farmland passing by. The Country Road, Manawatu, takes you off the main highways, away from heavy traffic, and through diverse landscapes. Driving The Country Road is equivalent to driving the 'back roads but with purpose. With map in hand you can telephone ahead to organise a devonshire tea, pop in to see a boutique mill, and know exactly which lane to take to get to the most spectacular viewing point for 50km.