Track Details

  • Roadend to Cameron Hut via river: 8.5km, 2.5-3.5hrs
  • Cameron Hut to Kiwi Mouth Hut via river: 10km, 2.5-3.5hrs
  • Kiwi Mouth Hut to Kiwi Saddle via river/track: 5km, 2-3hrs
  • Kiwi Mouth Hut to Kiwi Saddle via high track: 5km, 2.5-3.5hrs
  • Kiwi Saddle Hut to roadend: 7.5km, 4hrs

A 30km circuit trip from the Cameron road carpark travels along the winding Ngaruroro river through dense kanuka forest and then up over tussock topped hills. A good summer tramp of 2-3 days duration with 3 huts and a number of good campsites offering plenty of overnighting options.

Doc Track Info: http://www.doc.govt.nz/parks-and-recreation/places-to-stay/backcountry-huts-by-region/hawkes-bay/kiwi-saddle-hut/
Tramper website track info: 
Image Gallery: 2010 Trip encorporating part of the circuit
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