Horowhenua Highlights

Hiranga Horowhenua

Here’s the insider’s guide to free family fun, cool places to go, secret swimming spots and where to get some of the best fish and chips in Horowhenua.

Family Friendly Horowhenua Walks

It’s been said that “A walk in nature walks the soul back home”, if you’re a nature fan you’ll feel right at home in Horowhenua.

Papaitonga Scenic Reserve, Ōhau

One of the most popular walking tracks for families, or for those wanting a short adventure with stunning scenery in dense bush, visiting Papaitonga Scenic reserve is like stepping into the past, and a must do when in Horowhenua.

Family Friendly Horowhenua Walks

Waiopehu Scenic Reserve, Levin

A five minute drive from Central Levin on Queen St East, this quiet and peaceful spot has picnic tables, a meandering stream and a number of native bush walks suitable for all ages.

Family Friendly Horowhenua Walks

Queen St Walkway, Levin

If you prefer to stretch your legs in an open space, Queen St Walkway is an excellent track to follow to breathe in the Horowhenua air.

The mighty Tararuas set the backdrop of this flat and well-maintained path, which links to the Waiopehu Scenic reserve.