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


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

Useful link

> Northland Tracks and walks