Fern Walk

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Fern Walk is a 5.5 kilometer moderately trafficked loop trail located near Ashhurst, Manawatu-Wanganui Region, New Zealand that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is accessible year-round.

DISTANCE
5.5 km
ELEVATION GAIN
167 m
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

views

no dogs

This well-maintained round-trip walk is within Totara Reserve Regional Park. It covers many different vegetation types and features signs identifiying many fern species growing along the track. Tree species include totara, rimu, matai, kahikatea and nikau palms.