Marokopa Falls Walk

Walking Trail
Te Anga

20 mins, easy difficulty

About the trail
600m return via same track.
Walk to the beautiful 35 m high Marokopa Falls.

Dog friendly: No

Things to know

Graded as Easiest: Short Walk / Suitable for: People of all abilities, wheelchairs, buggies and strollers.Dogs not allowed.


The 35 m high falls are often described as the most beautiful in the country. Here the Marokopa River cascades over the undercut greywacke basement rock.

Take the short track through tawa and nikau forest down to the viewing platform.

Combine this walk with Mangapohue Natural Bridge Walk and Piripiri Cave Walk on a scenic drive from Waitomo to Marokopa.

Getting there

Marokopa Falls is 15 km east of Marokopa and 31 km west of Waitomo, on Te Anga Road.

Source: Department of Conservation 

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Noel Leeming
Noel Leeming