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The Best Hiking in Makomako

Looking for the best hiking in Makomako? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Makomako. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top hiking spots in and near Makomako

  • Makomako, New Zealand

    Explore Bridal Veil Falls

    4.6
    0.6 mi / 0 ft gain
    The platforms overlooking the 55m falls from different angles offer unique perspectives of this natural feature. Shaped over time by water flowing across harder volcanic rock onto soft stone below, the falls have a deep pool, which combined with an area surrounded by native bush and wildlife, pro...
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  • Te Anga, New Zealand

    Explore the Mangapohue Natural Bridge

    4.7
    1 mi / 0 ft gain
    Mangapohue Natural Bridge is about 30 kilometers past the infamous Glow Worm Caves in Waitomo. Continue on Te Anga Rd and you'll run into the beginning of the trail on the right. It's only about a 10 min walk out to the cavern so no need to worry about bringing a day pack.You walk through a tree ...
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  • Te Anga, New Zealand

    Explore Marokopa Falls

    4.5
    1 mi / 0 ft gain
    Marokopa Falls is located right off Te Anga Rd in Waitomo. Most people visit Waitomo for the world famous Glow Worm Caves, but I encourage continuing on down the road to visit the falls.The tramp to the falls is very easy and should only take about ten minutes through the covered green forest. Yo...
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  • Matamata, New Zealand

    Explore Hobbiton

    5.0
    1 mi / 0 ft gain
    The Hobbiton Movie Set is built into the hills of a private farm in Matamata, two hours south of Aukland. You can get your tickets online, in town, or right at the set. Peter Jackson and crew spent many months right here on the farm filming and building the immaculate set for the films.It truly i...
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