Waihi Martha Mine Pit Rim Walkway, Waihi
(4.4/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web)
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. Work out when and for how long to visit Waihi Martha Mine Pit Rim Walkway and other Waihi attractions using our handy Waihi tour planner.
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  • Travelled through Waihi on a reminiscent trip a couple of weeks ago and stopped off at Martha pit mine to view it for the first time. I was amazed that I used to go through Waihi as a teenager on the ...  more »
  • A longish walk for us oldies, but well gravelled with lots of signage along the way explaining the history of the mine. 
  • Arriving in Waihi from Paeroa by bike it was fun to do the Pit Rim Walkway. It gives you a dramatic overview of the mine and an interesting insight into the history of Gold Mining in the area. The min...  more »