Track Details

  • River Road carpark to Central Whirinaki Hut: 4.5hrs, 14.6km
  • Central Whirinaki Hut to Upper Whirinaki Hut(via Taumutu Stream): 3hrs, 6km
  • Upper Whirinaki Hut to Upper Te Hoe Hut: 5.5hrs, 12km
  • Upper Te Hoe Hut to Central Te Hoe Hut: 4.5hrs, 8km
  • Central Te Hoe Hut to Mangakahika Hut: 3.5hrs, 8km
  • Mangakahika Hut to Rogers Hut: 3hrs, 8km
  • Rogers Huts to Moerangi Hut: 4hrs, 7.5km
  • Moerangi Hut to River Rd carpark: 4.5hrs, 12km

The Te Hoe Track provides access to the more remote areas of Whirinaki Forest Park. Tramping in this area is rugged and requires high fitness levels. The network of tracks allows trampers options varying in length from 3 to 7 days. The trip can be started at the Okahu roadend or at Pukahunui roadend or walked as a round trip incorporating Central Whirinaki, Mangamate Hut and Upper Whirinaki Huts starting and exiting at River Road.

Doc Track Info: http://www.doc.govt.nz/parks-and-recreation/places-to-visit/east-coast/te-urewera/whirinaki-forest-park/
Doc Track Brouchure: Click here to read
Tramper website track info: http://tramper.co.nz/?248
Image Gallery:April 2011 trip incorporating part of the circuit
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