Treat yourself to an escape from the city and step into this native slice of paradise. A perfect stop to stretch the legs and get some fresh air if you're heading away with the family.

Adventure time: 45 min
Distance: 1 km return
Travel:  66 km north of Auckland


  • Go on the Waterfall Track along the stream and up to the magical Pohuehue waterfall. 
  • Discover all sorts of wonderful native birds, trees and plants here.
  • Take in the amazing views from the viewing platform. 

To get your medal

  1. Plan your visit to Pohuehue Scenic Reserve. Check for facilities and alerts before you go. 
  2. Download the map – English (PDF, 3,790K) | Te Reo adventure map (PDF, 276K)
  3. Go on your adventure and find the code word on the Kiwi Guardians post.
Claim your medal

Claim your medal using the code word for this adventure. Each Kiwi Guardians adventure has a different medal – see how many you can collect.

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