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Sam Deuchrass

Walks in Riverton

The seaside town of Aparima Riverton is a popular coastal town in Western Southland. Nestled at the western end of Oreti Beach and surrounded by beaches, it makes for a popular vacation destination, not just for beach lovers but also for avid walkers, as it is home to various tracks that offer stunning coastal views.

These walks offer interesting insights into the nature and history of the area.

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In Southland, there is an abundance of walking trails for the hiking-inclined traveller, be it short, day or multi-day walks. All these walks let you sample the region's rich natural heritage, exploring mountains, forests…