History, charm, good food & glorious views

  • Walks and hikes

    ALL YEAR WALKS IN RUSSELL :

    In the Russell village area

    • Kororareka Reserve and Flagstaff Hill
    • Oneroa/Long Beach and Donkey Bay
    • Oneroa-Flagstaff loop and Waihihi Bay
    • Tapeka Point - at low tide
    • Russell-Okiato walkway via Orongo Bay  3.5 hrs
    > boiwalkways.co.nz

    A short drive away

    • Toretore Island - low to mid tide only
    • Tapeka Point Historic Reserve and Pa site
    • Ngaiotonga Kauri grove and forest

    Longer hikes in the Bay area

    • Full Circle walk - Russell-Opua-Paihia-Russell or reverse, 6 hrs
    • Whangamumu Harbour Track, 1-1½ hrs each way
    • Cape Brett Walkway, 8 hrs one way.
    • Oromahoe Traverse (Paihia to Opua or reverse), 5-6 hrs
    • Waitangi-Haruru Falls, 1½ hrs each way
    • Puketi Forest
    • Wairakau Stream Track and Whangaroa Harbour, allow a whole day.

    > www.bushmansfriend.co.nz

    > boiwalkways.co.nz

    Useful link

    > Northland Tracks and walks