Karaka Tramping Track to Waiotahi Track in Thames Coromandel


Trails: Karaka Road car park – Karaka Tramping Track – Junction of Karaka Track and Waiotahi Track – Waiotahi Track – Waiotahi Road car park.

Note: Karaka Tramping Track is very boggy all time!

Car Park: Yes, Karaka Road car park, “-37.131877,175.549027“. It’s about 110km 1:20 minutes drive from Auckland city center.
Public Toilet: No.
Weather: Check Weather before you go!

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Total distance: 12.82 km
Total climbing: 678 m
Average speed: 4.63 km/h
Total Time: 03:32:39

Total flat distance: 12.7 km, Climbing distance: 5.3 km, Descent distance: 5.1 km, Flat distance: 2.5 km, Maximum difference: 523 m, Final balance:  26 m

Difficulty Rating: 2.48 – E+
The “Total Time” is my time in December which includes tea time and breaks. That day was cloudy. The tracks were  boggy. If you slow down to average 2.5 km/h plus 30 min stop then the total time will be around 5:30 hrs.

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Karaka Tramping Track to Waiotahi Track in Thames Coromandel

Karaka Tramping Track to Waiotahi Track in Thames Coromandel

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