Anzac Park Walkway

Breathtaking views over Palmerston North greet you at the entrance to this short walk. Explore further for a journey through established native bush and back through a scattering of pines.


The walkway meanders downhill to the Massey side of the city.

This walkway starts in Anzac Park: Te Motu o Poutoa. From here you can also access Te Arapiki a Tane, the new steps down to the Manawatū River. 

Track Difficulty Rating:  1  2  3  4  5 (1 = easy : 5 = difficult)

Distance:  0.55 kilometres

Photo shows a map of the walkway route at Anzac Park.

The walkway is shown in red.

Contour:  Rolling with some moderate slopes

Surface:  Gravel, forest floor and steps

Access Points:  Cliff Road

Conveniences:  Carpark

Special Attractions:  City views, bush and observatory

Motorised Trail Bikes or Vehicles: Not permitted on any walkways.


symbol_dog-leash_50x50.jpg Dogs must be on leash
  • Ensure dogs are under control at all times and do not disturb livestock where walkways pass through rural areas.
  • Please pick up your dog waste and put it in a rubbish bin or take it away with you.

The walkway begins in Anzac Park.