2 Minutes from RCR by car or 30 minute walkKaiate Falls
Start with a wonderful view of Mount Maunganui in the distance. Time to complete the circuit track is approx. 45 minutes. You will see the following:
Summerhill Golf Course
Summerhill Golf Course is a 9 hole course situated on one of the highest points in the Papamoa Hills. At almost every point, you have stupendous views of Tauranga, Te Puke and the whole expanse that is the Bay of Plenty. Simply arrive with your golf clubs, pay $20 into the honesty box and you are free to play. During the week, it is very likely that you will have the place to yourself.
Mountain biking or walking, a gold coin is all you need to enjoy the huge network of trails through the surrounding forests. A morning of exercise followed by a soak in the geothermal pool or a massage. Does it get better?