Area - Kaweka Forest Park

Tops between Te Puke & Mangaturutu huts
Alpine shrublands, tussock valleys and beech forests with pockets of podocarp are the predominant features of this…

Area - Raukumara Forest Park

The Raukumara Forest Park is one of the least developed or visited tracts of bush in the North Island. The park covers…

Area - Ruahine Forest Park

Crossing slip on ascent towards Ironpeg
Ruahine (wise woman) Forest Park, along with neighbouring parks, form an almost continuous chain of protected lands…

Area - Te Urewera National Park

Walking up the Parahaki Stream
Remote, rugged, immense, Te Urewera National Park (established in 1954) is famous for its lakes and forested beauty as…

Area - Urutawa Forest Park

Tokenui stream below old Midway Biv
The Urutawa Conservation Area includes both lowland forests of mainly rimu and tawa, and upland beech forests. Pockets…

Area - Whirinaki Forest Park

Whio Blue Duck in Whirinaki River
Amazingly tall trees, rushing rivers, a wide variety of habitats and a fascinating past combine to create Whirinaki…

Central Ruahine Circuit

Campsite on Broken Ridge
Track Details Day One: Renfrew Roadend to Rangiwahia Hut, 3km, 1.5hrs Day Two: Rangiwahia Hut to Pourangaki Hut, 10km,…

Daphne and Sawtooth ridges to Sunrise Hut

Sawtooth ridge
Track Details Moorcock Saddle to Longview hut: 2-3hrs, 3km Longview to Howletts Hut: 5-6hrs, 7.5km Howletts Hut to…

Kiwi Mouth and Kiwi Saddle Circuit

Kiwi Saddle Hut
Track Details Roadend to Cameron Hut via river: 8.5km, 2.5-3.5hrs Cameron Hut to Kiwi Mouth Hut via river: 10km,…

Lake Waikaremoana - GREAT WALK

Track Details Onepoto to Panekire Hut: 5hrs, 8.8km Panekire Hut to Waiopaoa Hut and Campsite: 3-4hrs, 7.6km Waiopaoa…

Mt Manuoha - Lake Waikareiti Track

Track Details Roadend to Manuoha Hut: 4-5hrs,9km Manuoha Hut to Sandy Bay Hut: 8hrs,15km Sandy Bay Hut to Aniwaniwa…

Northern Ruahine Circuit

Tussock tops around Piopio looking east
Track Details Makaroro Roadend to Parks Peak Hut - 10.5km, 4-5hrs Parks Peak Hut to Ruahine Corner Hut via Arangi Hut…

Parks Peak & Makaroro River Circuit

Looking down the Park Peak spur with Te Atuaoparapara
Track Details Makaroro Base Camp to Barlow Hut: 2-3hrs, 7.5km Barlow hut to Upper Makaroro Hut: 2-3hrs, 7km Upper…

Poronui Station to Makahu Road via Makino River

Looking down to the Ngaruroro river from above Tussock hut
Track Details Porunui to Oamaru hut, 12km, 3.5hrs, Oamaru hut to Boyd Hut, 14km, 4-6hrs Boyd hut to Tussock hut, 6km,…

Poronui Station to Makahu Road via Venison Tops

View of Ruapehu from above Ballard hut
Track Details Porunui to Oamaru hut, 12km, 3.5hrs Oamaru hut to Tussock Hut via spur SP1020,SP1335 & Managapapa saddle,…

Triangle Hut - Te Hekenga Circuit

The spur to Te Hekenga
Track Details Renfrew rd via Mangahuia to Triangle hut: 6-7hrs, 9km Triangle hut via Te Kehenga to Campsite: 7-8hrs,…

Whirinaki Track

Track Details River Road carpark to Central Whirinaki Hut: 4.5hrs, 14.6km Central Whirinaki Hut to Upper Whirinaki…

Whirinaki-Te Hoe Circuit

Track Details River Road carpark to Central Whirinaki Hut: 4.5hrs, 14.6km Central Whirinaki Hut to Upper Whirinaki…