Waiorongomai Valley Photos

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The Waiorongomai Valley is a significant gold mining site in the Kaimai Mamaku Forest Park. The valley offers numerous walks following old mining trails. A prospector, Hone Werahiko found gold in the Waiorongomai Valley in 1881. Expensive engineering projects failed due to low yields from the unexpectedly hard rock of the enormous gold…
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Waiorongomai Valley - North Island - New Zealand