Dunn’s Bush Track plus Valley Track and Big Tree Track to Puhoi Track in Puhoi Auckland


Part of Te Araroa Trail: J Tolhopf Rd car aprk – Dunn’s Bush Track – Valley Track –  Big Tree Track – Dunn’s Bush Track – Remiger Rd – Puhoi Track – Puhoi Domain via Village Lookout Walk.

Note: Need car transfer. The Puhoi Track was completely improved and not muddy anymore.

Car Park: Start from Dunn’s Bush Track north end J Tolhopf Rd car park. End at Puhoi Domain car park.
Public Toilet: Yes but only at Puhoi Domain.
Weather: Check weather before you go.

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Total distance: 12.01 km
Total climbing: 724 m
Average speed: 4.54 km/h
Total Time: 04:20:35

Total flat distance: 11.8 km, Climbing distance: 4.4 km, Descent distance: 5.2 km, Flat distance: 2.5 km, Maximum difference: 203 m, Final balance: -190 m.

Difficulty Rating: 2.13 – E+
The “Total Time” is my time in August which includes morning tea time and breaks. That day was cloudy and the track was muddy. If you slow down to average 3 km/h plus 60 min stop then the total time will be around 5:20 hrs.

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Dunns Bush Track plus Valley Track and Big Tree Track to Puhoi Track in Puhoi Auckland

Dunns Bush Track plus Valley Track and Big Tree Track to Puhoi Track in Puhoi Auckland

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