Low Level Loop Track to Kauri Grove Route to New Era Branch to Waiorongomai Saddle to Te Aroha Mountain Track to Domain


Trails: Waiorongomai Road road end car park – Low Level Loop Track – Kauri Grove Track (Route) – New Era Branch Track – May Queen Incline – Mangakino Pack Track – Waiorongomai Saddle – Dog Kennel Flat – Mt. Te Aroha Summit – Te Aroha Mountain Track – Te Aroha Domain.

Car Park: Yes. End of Waiorongomai road, and Te Aroha Domain car park. It’s about 140km and 100 minutes drive from Auckland city center.
Public Toilet: Yes
Weather: Check Weather before you go!

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Total distance: 14.29 km
Total climbing: 1464 m
Average speed: 3.33 km/h
Total Time: 06:22:07

Total flat distance: 13.6 km, Climbing distance: 6.3 km, Descent distance: 5.8 km, Flat distance: 2.2 km, Maximum difference: 918 m, Final balance: -45 m.

Difficulty Rating: 3.81 – M+
The “Total Time” is my time in Jan which includes breaks and lunch time. That day was fine and the track was good. If you walk on average 2.5 km/h plus 90 min stop then the total time will be around 7:15 hrs.

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Low Level Loop Track to Kauri Grove Route to New Era Branch to Waiorongomai Saddle to Te Aroha Mountain Track

Low Level Loop Track to Kauri Grove Route to New Era Branch to Waiorongomai Saddle to Te Aroha Mountain Track

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