Ahuriri Estuary Walk, Napier

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Hiking Trail
Take your binoculars to Ahuriri Estuary Walk for enviable views of wading birds and aquatic plant life. The well-maintained boardwalk stretches out into the water, giving access to those in wheelchairs or strollers. The ecosystem of the lake features interdependent communities of birds, fish, insects, and plant life. With over 70 species of migratory and resident birds, the walk remains a favorite among birdwatchers and budding nature enthusiasts alike. Make Ahuriri Estuary Walk a part of your Napier vacation plans using our Napier holiday planner.
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  • This walk is ok, probably more interesting for those with children or dogs or for those with an interest in wetland/mangrove-type habitats. If you walk it in summer on a sunny day be sure to wear suns...  more »
  • This walk was quite underwhelming for us, maybe I expected too much after the reading the reviews.. We found the start of the walk to be quite off putting, and the actual walk and views to be pretty l...  more »
  • Although the paths were excellent, the walk was basically around the estuary viewing some birds along the way. Wasn't really impressed but if you need to get out of the car and stretch, this would be ...  more »