This delightful short walk near Fox Glacier village follows a stream through the rainforest – it’s a great introduction to the forest for children with the added bonus of glow worms at night. It’s suitable for wheelchairs and buggies.

20 min 1.2 km loop Easiest: Easy access short walk Family Friendly, Short Walk (under 1 hour)

This delightful short walk follows a small stream through the lush rainforest, and loops back to the start point via Te Weheka Walkway/Cycleway.

Glow worms may be seen in the forest after dark – take a torch to find your way.

Bikes are not permitted on the Minnehaha Walk.


Getting there

The Minnehaha Walk starts off State Highway 6, approximately 50 metres past the Bella Vista Motel.

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