New Chums Beach, Whangapoua

Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
Still undeveloped, New Chums Beach enchants intrepid travelers with its stretch of white sand fringed by native palms and pohutukawa trees. After crossing a shallow estuary at the trailhead, you'll need to take an uneven coastal path to get to the beach--the terrain and the remoteness of the spot helps it remain so unspoiled and uncrowded. To visit New Chums Beach on your holiday in Whangapoua, and find out what else Whangapoua has to offer, use our Whangapoua.
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  • We went early morning so sun just rising. Excellent views all round and clear blue water. Walk from car took about 30 mins. The climb to the lookout was tricky and would be dangerous in wet weather...  more »
  • We walked here for the first time today. Well worth the walk even on cold winter day. The walk takes about 35mins and some of it is over a rocky headland until you get to a track. But it is...  more »

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