• Key Messages

Snapshot Key Messages:

  • Breathtaking eco-tourism walk
  • First of its kind in New Zealand
  • David Trubridge lanterns
  • Nocturnal experience
  • Amazing elevated perspective
  • Rotorua’s iconic Redwood Forest
  • Unique ecologically friendly construction
  • 118-year-old redwood trees
  • 118-year-old giants
  • Stunning
  • Birds eye perspective of the Redwood Forest
  • Walk among these majestic giants
  • Accessible for those who can walk unaided
  • Feel inspired, refreshed and rejuvenated
  • Peaceful and spiritual
  • History of the land (whenua), people (iwi) and forest
  • Perfect wet weather activity showcasing its ambiance
  • Picturesque beauty
  • Enjoy at your own pace
  • Accessible to most age groups
  • No training or safety harness required
  • Low adrenalin activity.

Redwoods Treewalk – Key Messages General Description

Walk high among the giant redwoods trees, day or night. Feel the spirit of Rotorua’s iconic Redwood Forest from above and up close among these 118-year-old giant trees. This suspended 30-minute ecological walk provides a unique bird’s eye perspective of the forest, capturing its picturesque beauty and ambiance, which is even more stunning in wet weather. Learn about the history of this iconic forest, its Californian Redwood giants, the people (iwi) and the land (whenua).

Enjoy at your own pace either individually, or as a group, with no safety harness or training required. Appreciate the peacefulness and spirit of this special forest and leave feeling inspired, refreshed and rejuvenated.


  • This night walk was mystical and we walked up the higher ramp this time. Overall it was like a educational walk during the day and a magical one during the night! It is a Must do in Rotorua!

    New Zealand  
  • Coolest place ever! We went at dusk so did half of the walk in the day time and the other half in the semi dark when all the night lights were on! Was such a beautiful walk and loved every moment! The staff were super informative and nice. I will definitely be back in the future!

    Whangarei, New Zealand  
  • During our family weekend get away this was a most do on our list and it didn’t disappoint. The woods are breathtaking, with some of the biggest trees I’ve certainly seen.

    Sydney, Australia  
  • It is a beautiful informative relaxing adventure into nature. Well done to all the people that put this sanctuary together. Great to know profits are going back I to continuing the restorations of these magnificent Redwood giants. 5 stars from me.

    Melbourne, Australia  
  • We can’t recommend this enough. The kids and adults had a great time. Staff assisting us, [and] were so happy and helpful which really added to the experience being so great.

  • Wow! What a spectacular walk! We did the night walk first as we're not heights people, and loved the gorgeous lanterns and lights. We went back during the day and it was like we were at another venue with plenty to do and see!

    Goulburn, Australia