Area - Coromandel Ranges

Area - Coromandel Ranges
The Coromandel Peninsula combines beautiful beaches and stunning coastlines with lush…

Area - Kaimai Ranges

Area - Kaimai Ranges
The Kaimai ranges separates the plains of the Waikato from the Bay of Plenty. A narrow…

Area - Kaimanawa Forest Park

Area - Kaimanawa Forest Park
Dominated by the Kaimanawa mountain ranges, the Kaimanawa Forest Park encompasses a vast…

Area - Mamaku Ranges

Area - Mamaku Ranges
Located to the west of Lake Rotorua and north of Lake Taupo, they lie to the immediate…

Area - Pirongia Forest Park

Area - Pirongia Forest Park
Pirongia Forest Park is best known for its most widely recognised landmark, Mt Pirongia…

Area - Pureora Forest Park

Area - Pureora Forest Park
Pureora Forest Park straddles the Hauhungaroa and Rangitoto Ranges between Lake Taupo and…

Area - Tongariro National Park

Area - Tongariro National Park
Established in 1887, Tongariro was the first national park in New Zealand and the fourth…

Area - Whareorino Conservation Area

Area - Whareorino Conservation Area
Whareorino Forest lies 30 km southwest of Te Kuiti and is the largest and one of the most…

Coromandel Walkway

Coromandel Walkway
Track Details Start either at Stony Bay or Fletcher Bay and walk to opposite end of…

Hakarimata Walkway

Hakarimata Walkway
Track Details Start/Finish: Parker rd in the north or Waingaro Rd in the south. Traverse:…

Hauhungaroa Track

Hauhungaroa Track
Track Details Roadend to Bog Inn Hut - 3.5 hrs, 12.5km Bog Inn Hut to Waihaha Hut -…

Kaimai North-South Track

Kaimai North-South Track
Track Details Karangahake Gorge (SH2) to Dalys Clearing Hut: 13km Dalys Clearing Hut to…

Karangahake to Te Aroha

Karangahake to Te Aroha
Track Details Karangahake Gorge (SH2) to Dalys Clearing Hut: 11.5km Dalys Clearing Hut to…

Kaweka-Kaimanawa Traverse - Ballard, Mangaturutu, Harkness, Boyd, Waipakihi huts - 2010

Kaweka-Kaimanawa Traverse - Ballard, Mangaturutu, Harkness, Boyd, Waipakihi huts - 2010
Feb 2010 - Auckland Tramping Club - Classic Kaweka to Kaimanawa crossing from East to…

Kaweka-Kaimanawa Traverse Trip Plan

Kaweka-Kaimanawa Traverse Trip Plan
Location: Kawekas-Kaimanawas Number of Days: 8 Grade: Med/Fit Start Location: Makahu…

Mangaehuehu hut, Tongariro NP - Oct 2004

Mangaehuehu hut, Tongariro NP - Oct 2004
Oct 2004 Mangaehuehu Private Trip Gourmet Tramp. From Tukino skifield road to Mangaehuehu…

Mt Pirongia Summit Circuit

Mt Pirongia Summit Circuit
Track Details Start & finish at the northern end of the park at the Kaniwhaniwha car park…

Mt Pureora, Bog Inn Hut & Waihaha hut - Pureora Oct 2010

Mt Pureora, Bog Inn Hut & Waihaha hut - Pureora Oct 2010
Oct 2004 Pureora Private Trip Visited the Buried Forest, Protest sites, Viewing Tower and…

Northern Circuit - GREAT WALK

Northern Circuit - GREAT WALK
Track Details Whakapapa to Mangatepopo Hut: 3hrs, 8.8km Mangatepopo to Emerald Lakes:…

Oamaru Hut, Waitewhoro saddle - Kaimanawas Jan 2011

Oamaru Hut, Waitewhoro saddle - Kaimanawas Jan 2011
Jan 2011 Anniversary Wkd - Kaimanawas Starting at Taharua roadend hiked thru Poronui…

Patutu, Karikaringa, Thunderbolt, Motutere & Waipakihi, Kaimanawas March 2008

Patutu, Karikaringa, Thunderbolt, Motutere & Waipakihi, Kaimanawas March 2008
Mar 2008 ATC Kaimanawas Desert Rd towards the Rangitikei river before north to Patutu,…

Pinnacles Track/Hut

Pinnacles Track/Hut
Track Details Kauaeranga Valley Road carpark to hut and Pinnacles & returning via Billy…

Rangihau to Kauaeranga Roads

Rangihau to Kauaeranga Roads
Track Details Rangihau road to Moss Creek Campsite: 14km, 5-6hrs Moss Creek campsite to…

Rangipo hut, Tongariro NP - March 2005

Rangipo hut, Tongariro NP - March 2005
Mar 2005 Rangipo Private Trip Groumet Tramp. Four wheel drive up Tukino skifield rd to…

Round the Mountain track, Mangaturuturu & Rangipo huts - Tongariro NP -Nov 2003

Round the Mountain track, Mangaturuturu & Rangipo huts - Tongariro NP -Nov 2003
Nov 2003 Round Ruapehu Private Trip Chateau to Mangaturuturu hut, Rangipo hut and back to…

Round the Mountain Track, Whakapapiti, Mangaturuturu, Mangaehuehu, Rangi huts, Tongariro NP - Jan 2004

Round the Mountain Track, Whakapapiti, Mangaturuturu, Mangaehuehu, Rangi huts, Tongariro NP - Jan 2004
Jan 2004 Round Ruapehu Private Trip: I was accompanied on this tramp by my then fourteen…

Round the Mountain-Ruapehu

Round the Mountain-Ruapehu
Track Details Whakapapa Village to Whakapapaiti Hut: 2.5hrs, 8km Whakapapaiti hut to…

Ruapehu Crater Lake Aug 2005

Ruapehu Crater Lake Aug 2005
Aug 2005 Ruapehu Private Trip From Knoll Ridge cafe climbed up to Dome shelter and crater…

Ruapehu-Tongariro Feb 2007

Ruapehu-Tongariro Feb 2007
Feb 2007 Ruapehu-Tongariro Day trip from Chateau to Tama Lakes and another to the Dome…

Three days working on the Kaimai Ridgeway Project

Three days working on the Kaimai Ridgeway Project
Spent three days with a group of volunteers working on the Kaimai Ridgeway clearing more…

Timber Trail delivers thrills, spills and fulfils a biker's wish for flight

Default ImageTimber Trail delivers thrills, spills and fulfils a biker's wish for flight

Tongariro Alpine Crossing

Tongariro Alpine Crossing
Track Details Mangatepopo Carpark to Ketetahi carpark, 19.4km, 7-9 hrs The Tongariro…

Umakarikari, Kaimanawas July 2007

Umakarikari, Kaimanawas July 2007
July 2007 Kaimanawas Private Trip Kaimanawa roadend up to Umakarikari and return. Test…

Umakarikari, Waipakihi hut, Urchin , Kaimanawas - Feb 2007

Umakarikari, Waipakihi hut, Urchin , Kaimanawas - Feb 2007
Feb 2007 Kaimanawas Private Trip A three day hike from Kaimanawa roadend over Umakarikari…

Urutawa Forest Traverse

Urutawa Forest Traverse
Location: Urutawa Forest Number of Days: 3 Grade: Med/Fit Start Location: Manganuku…

Waipakihi river, Motutere, Thunderbolt , Kaimanawa FP - Oct 2009

Waipakihi river, Motutere, Thunderbolt , Kaimanawa FP - Oct 2009
Labour Weekend 2009 ATC Kaimanawa road via Urchin to Waipakihi river, up to Motutere and…

Welcome Jack, Mt Rowe, Starvation creek, Coromandel - Feb 2009

Welcome Jack, Mt Rowe, Starvation creek, Coromandel - Feb 2009
Feb 2009 Coromandel ATC From Rangihau Rd climb south past Welcome Jack and dropped down…

Whakapapaiti hut, Tongariro NP - June 2004

Whakapapaiti hut, Tongariro NP - June 2004
June 2004 Whakapapaiti Private Trip - Gourmet tramp. From the Chateau took the lower…