BOAT WALK & TALK
Join us on a scenic boat ride down the Upper Waiau River to beautiful Lake Manapouri and a leisurely day hike through the towering beech rain forest on the well formed Kepler Track.
Lex is passionate about boating, Shirley loves a day walk and both enjoy a good old yarn.
"Welcome to our World"
Experience the unspoilt beauty of Fiordland National Park a World Heritage Area. Through the crystal clear water maybe spot trout swimming in the river.
See actual Lord of the Rings film locations. Keep your eyes on the disappearing mountains.
Cruising out onto Lake Manapouri feel the magical mysterious surroundings of the beautiful lake and mountains.
On disembarking the boat, discover Mother Nature's Garden on a guided walk with Shirley ....... hiking close to arching ferns, amazing coloured moss and lichen, towering Beech trees and the graceful Rimu trees.
Stop at Motorau Hut on the Kepler Track to view beautiful Lake Manapouri and the grandeur of the mountains framed by Kowhai trees. Relax at the Wetland where Shirley offers you a cuppa while you look for Canada Geese and ducks swimming or sunbathing nearby.
Admire the ancient Rimu tree near the Wetland, it is always ready for a hug.
Listen for the birdsong of Bellbirds and Tui. Friendly Fantails, Tomtits, Finch and Robins may come close to you to say "Hello".
Cross the swingbridge over the Forestburn stream, get a great photo of Balloon Loop on the Upper Waiau River, then onto Rainbow Reach where your transport to Te Anau awaits.
Please bring: Water, Your Lunch, Raincoat, Camera and wear sensible footwear.
Duration: Depart Te Anau 11am and return to Te Anau approximately 4pm.Price: NZ $169 per adult $79 per child