Waihi Martha Mine Pit Rim Walkway, Waihi

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The paths at Waihi Martha Mine Pit Rim Walkway trailing around Waihi provide a range of hiking options for all fitness levels and ages. The popular Martha Mine Pit Rim Walkway offers an easy walk on a gravel path and views into a chasm. The Gilmour Lake, Black Hill and Mill Stream Walkway offers visitors the chance to feed ducks and stroll alongside the Ohinemuri River. Finally, the Golden Cross Mine and Walkway meanders through a working farm that used to be a mine, and educational signs on the attraction's mining history are posted around the site. Bring a tent and plenty of gear if you plan to camp overnight in the area. Make Waihi Martha Mine Pit Rim Walkway a centerpiece of your Waihi vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Waihi travel site .
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  • The mine Martha can be reached very quickly, and has a Walkway around to enjoy the view of this huge hole in the open air. The depth as well as the circumference there are impressive for who has never seen mines of his life. The landslide from a few years ago is perfectly visible and done understand the danger of the job!
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  • It's a nice and historical place to take kids to. Everyone enjoyed the walk and great to take photos as well.  more »
  • Took this walk after being up at the top of the mine. Was cool and not to hard for kids to keep up with. Quite amazing the mine and all the work they are doing in it. Shame there was a huge slip and n...  more »

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