Take a leisurely splash in the Waiti stream hugging the massive black sand dunes, or head for a swim in Lake Wainamu itself.
Only 10 minutes from the side of the road, is a marked track leading you to this Bethells surprise,just kilometres away from the rugged west coast beach itself. The stream is a shallow spot to paddle for the smaller children, or for the energetic there's a track leading to the Waitohi Falls.
Follow marked tracks over the dunes and enjoy this peaceful and vast display of dune, lake and forest.
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