Greymouth has plenty of walkways in the area to explore by foot.



Point Elizabeth walkway

Time and skill level: 1 hour 45 minutes | easy

Access via North Beach Road, Cobden or Seven Mile Road, Rapahoe. A well formed walk through coastal bush with stunning cliff top views.

Woods Creek walk

Time and skill level: 45 minute loop | easy

Walk through bush to explore fascinating tunnels once used by goldminers. Great for children – allow time for exploring and be sure to take a torch. Access past Shantytown.

Coal Creek Falls

Time and skill level: 1 hour loop | easy

A lovely walk through native forest to a picturesque waterfall. One hour return easy walking. A quick 10 minute trip from Greymouth will have you in the Balance Street carpark in Runanga.

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