Track Details

  • Makarora to Young Hut: 6 - 7 hr, 20 km
  • Young Hut to Siberia Hut: 6 - 8 hr, 12km
  • Siberia Hut to Makarora: 7 - 8 hr, 26km

This is an excellent 58 kilometre, 3-4 day round trip. Not suitable in winter and at other times only suitable for relatively experienced parties. The circuit can begin from either the Wilkin/Makarora River confluence or that of the Young and Makarora. Either starting point can be reached by jet boat.

 

 

Doc Track Info:http://www.doc.govt.nz/parks-and-recreation/tracks-and-walks/otago/wanaka-makarora/gillespie-pass-circuit/
Tramper website track info: http://tramper.co.nz/?4368
Image Gallery: Jan 2003 ACTC Trip - completed over 50% of circuit.