Whakamoenga Point (G7)

Whakamoenga Point, Lake Taupo.

GPS:  -38.736222 176.014778

Taupo area attractions overview

Taupo area attractions overview

Whakamoenga Point overview

Whakamoenga Point overview

 

 

A crystal-clear channel at Whakamoenga--great for jumping, swimming, and snorkeling.

A crystal-clear channel at Whakamoenga–great for jumping, swimming, and snorkeling.

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Whakamoenga Point, showing the rock terrace and the trig at the point.

Whakamoenga Point, showing the rock terrace and the trig at the point.

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Have a swim with an armada of floaty pumice hunks.

Have a swim with an armada of floaty pumice hunks.

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Whakamoenga's beach

Whakamoenga’s beach

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This is the hidden carving I describe as a secret in my book.  It's at a point before the farthest Whakamoenga rock terrace.

This is the hidden carving I describe as a secret in my book. It’s at a point before the farthest Whakamoenga rock terrace.

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Looking from Whakamoenga Point across Lake Taupo to Mt Tauhara.

Looking from Whakamoenga Point across Lake Taupo to Mt Tauhara.

Looking from Whakamoenga Point across Lake Taupo to Mt Tauhara.

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One Response to “Whakamoenga Point (G7)”

  1. day 7: whakamoenga point, taupo | chris and julia go to new zealand Says:

    […] off-the-beaten-path recommendation from nz frenzy. we were definitely the only people here. it’s a short hike through some woods to get to this […]

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